The previous Bafana Bafana supervisor has been roped in to seem after South and East African international locations
Fifa has introduced that former Bafana Bafana caretaker trainer Serame Letsoaka has been passed a brand new function as a technical marketing consultant for the South and East African areas.
The previous Unfastened State Stars trainer turns into the primary South African to carry the placement on the earth’s soccer governing frame.
Consistent with a remark launched via the Switzerland-based group, the previous SuperSport United assistant trainer replaces Govinden Thondoo.
“We wish to tell you that Fifa has shriveled Serame Letsoaka (South Africa) as one in every of its technical experts for soccer construction basically and the implementation of technical programmes specifically,” stated Fifa in a remark.
“Mr. Letsoaka will exchange Mr. Govinden Thondoo in his tasks as Fifa Technical Guide and proceed to supply give a boost to to Fifa member associations within the following 20 South and East African international locations: Angola, Botswana, Comoros, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
“He’s going to be on the disposal of your member associations for any technical consultancy products and services had to additional expand the sport for your international locations.
“Mr. Letsoaka may touch your affiliation’s technical director quickly with the intention to provide himself, talk about topics and spaces the place his help could be wanted and helpful.
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“We’re happy to have Serame Letsoaka as one in every of our experts and are certain that, along with his revel in, he’s going to be capable to help your member affiliation additional in an effective method.”
As well as, Letsoaka was once appointed as Botswana Soccer Affiliation’s technical director in 2018 after parting techniques with Ea Lla Koto the place he was once the top trainer.
In the meantime, his appointment comes after stories that emerged overdue closing yr that the previous Matsantsantsa assistant was once set to be appointed via Fifa.