COSAFA Cup 2019:
May 25th – 8th June
Host country: South Africa (Durban)
Lesotho named the 23 man squad that will take on Uganda Cranes at the 2019 COSAFA Cup in Durban, South Africa.
The team is led by experienced forward Motebang Sera and defender Bokang Sello among other tried and tested players.
There are three goalkeepers; Sam Ketsekile, Thabiso Lichaba and Mohaheng Ramalefane.
Sello leads the cast of the defenders that also include; Motlomelo Mkhwanazi, Basia Makepe, Nkau Lerotholi, Lesia Thetsane, John Mohai and Kopano Khutlang.
The 10 midfielders are Sepirit Malefane, Tsoanelo Koetle, Letsatsa Mosheshoe, Tsoarelo Bereng, Tsepo Toloane, Tumelo Khutlang, Hlompho Kalake, Jane Thabants’o, Luciano Matsoso and Lehlohonolo Fothoane.
Sera, Nkoto Masoabi and Thapelo Tale are the forwards named on the team that faces Uganda Cranes at the quarter finals.
Uganda Cranes will optimally use the COSAFA 2019 tournament as a perfect rehearsal for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Tournament coming up in June and July.
Uganda is the guest country at the championship that will kick off on May 25th and wind down by 8th June in South Africa.
Zimbabwe (2000, 2003, 2005, 2009, 2017, 2018) has the most titles (six) since the tournament inception in 1997.
Full Lesotho Team:
Sam Ketsekile, Thabiso Lichaba, Mohaheng Ramalefane
Motlomelo Mkhwanazi, Basia Makepe, Nkau Lerotholi, Bokang Sello, Lesia Thetsane, John Mohai, Kopano Khutlang,
Sepirit Malefane, Tsoanelo Koetle, Letsatsa Mosheshoe, Tsoarelo Bereng, Tsepo Toloane, Tumelo Khutlang, Hlompho Kalake, Jane Thabants’o, Luciano Matsoso, Lehlohonolo Fothoane
Motebang Sera, Nkoto Masoabi, Thapelo Tale
- A: Angola, eSwatini, Comoros, Mauritius
- B: Mozambique, Namibia, Malawi, Seychelles
- Lesotho Vs Uganda
- Zimbabwe Vs Group A Winner
- South Africa Vs Botswana
- Zambia Vs Winner B