Sponsors Tristar Transport LLC cash in
The sponsors of South Sudan’s national team, Bright Star have today handed over a cheque of US$100,000.
In a brief function held in Juba the Tristar Transport LLC country manager, Ravneesh Aujla presented the cheque to the President of the South Sudan Football Association (SSFA), Francis Amin Michael.
The cheque was presented as per the agreement between the Transport company and SSFA.
Mr Eugene Mayne, Tristar Transport LLC’s Group Chief Executive Officer also re-echoed their stand to pay the salary of a foreign coach and a fitness trainer for the national team.
He also agreed to pay for the team kits used for national team during matches and assured the Association of continued support for three years.
Mayne said he hopes by supporting football the youth in South Africa will be motivated to keep sporting. He also made it clear that they continue to support the national team because they are hoping the team can perform well in international tournaments.
Ravneesh congratulated SSFA and it’s President Amin for the excellent work they were doing in renovating the Juba national Stadium to make it into a world class stadium.
The SSFA President thanked Tristar Transport LLC for their support and financial help towards the National Team. He said that it was creditable that Tristar was doing such good work by supporting the team and hoped that more companies will come on board.
After elimination from the qualifiers of the FIFA World Cup 2022 by Equatorial Guinea, the Bright Star will now focus on the Afcon 2021 qualifiers where they start against Seychelles next month ion the preliminary round.