Gaborone, 27 November 2018 – This week, Standard Chartered Bank Botswana Limited will be sending off the Letshego 5-a-side football team to the home of Liverpool Football Club (LFC), Anfield as winners of the 2018 SC Cup. The team will be treated to an exclusive VIP experience at the hospitality of LFC. During their tour the team will, take part in a training session with LFC coaches at the Club’s training academy, be given an all access private stadium tour, watch the Merseyside derby between LFC and Everton live in the stadium, and enjoy a hosted lunch at the renowned Bootroom Cafe within the stadium.
The Letshego 5-a-side football team won the exclusive opportunity after having emerged overall winners of the 2018 SC Cup held on 15 September 2018 in Gaborone, beating 11 other client teams to the prize.
Letshego 5-a-side football team captain, Mmoloki Njamela commented on the team’s excitement for the opportunity, “We are looking forward to a memorable trip. It is wonderful to think your passion for the beautiful game can give you access to such an amazing experience. We are very grateful to Standard Chartered Bank and Liverpool Football Club.”
Standard Chartered Bank Botswana Head of Corporate Affairs and Brand & Marketing, Saone Balopi, highlighted how the Bank was proud to offer such an experience to its clients, “We have a proud partnership with Liverpool Football Club and it is only fitting that we share the best of that partnership with our clients. The opportunity that we are excited to share with the Letshego Holdings team gives us such pride as we offer Batswana access to such a prestigious club with its rich heritage. This is more of our commitment of being Here for good.”
The team flies out tomorrow (Thursday, 29 November 2018).