Jwaneng Galaxy players celebrate after winning the
Jwaneng Galaxy players celebrate after winning the Mascom top 8 tournament (PHOTO: Jwaneng Galaxy Media)
  • Mascom Top 8 (Final): Gaborone United 0-2 Jwaneng Galaxy

Former Vipers Sports Club head coach Gorge Miguel Da Costa won his first trophy with Botswana top tier side Jwaneng Galaxy Football Club.

Jwaneng Galaxy FC out-muscled Gaborone United 2-0 during the final of the Mascom Top 8 tournament played at Francistown Sports Complex on Saturday.

A goal in each half from Thero Setsile and Atisang Batsi won the day for Galaxy over Gaborone United, a side coached by Phillimon Makhwengwe.

Setsile powered home a header off Tebogo Sembowa’s delivery on the right after 14 minutes.

Batsi doubled the goal advantage ten minutes into the second half.

Jweneng Galaxy beat Sharps Shooting Stars 3-0 during round one before humbling BDF XI 4-0 in round two.

Gaborone United ejected Miscellaneous 1-0 in one and overcame league champions Township Rollers in penalties after a 3 all draw.

The Mascom top 8 is a pre-season tournament that involves the best performers in the upper most best eight positions in the previous season of the league.

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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