Botswana Cup Winners


FA Challenge Cup

1968  Gaborone United
1969     not known
1970  Gaborone United
1971-77  not known
1978  Gaborone United (or Notwane FC (Gaborone)?)
1979  Township Rollers (Gaborone)
Lions Cup
1980-82  not known
1983  Police                                  3-2 Mochudi Center Chiefs
1984  Gaborone United
1985  Gaborone United
1986  Nico United (Selebi Phikwe)             bt  Gaborone United
1987  Nico United (Selebi Phikwe)
1988  Extension Gunners (Lobatse) 
1989  Botswana Defence Force XI (Gaborone) 
1990  Gaborone United 
1991* TASC (Francistown)                      3-2 Botswana Defence Force XI (Gaborone) [also reported 2-1]
1991* Mochudi Centre Chiefs                   bt  LCS Gunners   
Coca Cola Cup
1992  Extension Gunners (Lobatse)             2-1 TAFIC (Francistown)                  [also reported 3-2]
1993  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             4-1 Gaborone United
1994  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             2-0 Extension Gunners (Lobatse)
1995  PG Notwane (Gaborone)                   3-1 Botswana Defence Force XI (Gaborone)
1996  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             2-0 Botswana Meat Commission (Lobatse)
1997  PG Notwane (Gaborone)                   2-0 Mokgosi Young Fighters
1998  Botswana Defence Force XI (Gaborone)    1-0 Jwaneng Comets
1999  Mogoditshane Fighters (Gaborone)        3-0 FC Satmos (Selebi-Phikwe)
2000  Mogoditshane Fighters (Gaborone)        1-1 Gaborone United          [5-4 pen]
2001  TASC (Francistown)                      2-0 Extension Gunners (Lobatse)           
2002  Tafic GF (Francistown)                  0-0 TASC (Francistown)       [6-5 pen]     
2003  Mogoditshane Fighters (Gaborone)        1-0 Township Rollers 
2004  Botswana Defence Force XI (Gaborone)    2-1 Mogoditshane Fighters 
2005  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             3-1 Botswana Defence Force   [aet]
2006  Notwane (Gaborone)                      2-1 Botswana Defence Force XI (Gaborone)   
2007  Botswana Meat Commission (Lobatse)      1-1 ECCO City Greens         [aet, 6-5 pen]
2008  Mochudi Centre Chiefs                   5-2 Uniao Flamengo Santos (Gaborone) 
2009  Uniao Flamingo Santos                   1-1 Botswana Defence Force   [4-2 pen]
2010  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             3-1 Mochudi Centre Chiefs      
2011  Extension Gunners (Lobatse)             3-1 Motlakase (Palapye)  
2012  Gaborone United                         0-0 Mochudi Centre Chiefs    [4-2 pen]
2013    not played

NB: tournament sponsored by Coca Cola since 1992;
  * 2 Lions Cup finals are reported for 1991; possibly one was for a 1990/91
    season, the other for a (transitional?) 1991 season

Number of Titles (35 known)

 7 Gaborone United 

 6 Township Rollers (Gaborone)

 3 Botswana Defence Force XI (Gaborone) 
   Extension Gunners CS (Lobatse) 
   Mogoditshane Fighters (Gaborone) 
   Notwane (Gaborone)
   
 2 Mochudi Centre Chiefs (Gaborone)
   Nico United (Selebi Phikwe)
   TASC (Francistown)

 1 Botswana Meat Commission (Lobatse) 
   Police FC (Otse)
   Tafic GF (Francistown)
   Uniao Flamingo Santos (Gabane)

Orange Kabelano Charity Cup

1996  Extension Gunners (Lobatse)
1997  Mochudi Centre Chiefs
1998  Extension Gunners (Lobatse)
1999-00 not played
2001  Extension Gunners (Lobatse)
2002  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             1-0 Notwane (Gaborone)     
2003  Gaborone United
2004  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             1-0 Extension Gunners (Lobatse)
2005  Mochudi Centre Chiefs                   2-0 Lobtrans Gunners (Lobatse)
2006  Township Rollers (Gaborone)             4-2 Notwane (Gaborone)     
2007  Notwane (Gaborone)                      3-1 Mochudi Centre Chiefs    [aet]
2008  Mochudi Centre Chiefs                   2-0 ECCO City Greens

NB: the 1996 edition was the first; participation in this one-day event 
    is decided by invitation or by a public vote

Gilbeys Cup

1991  Township Rollers (Gaborone) 
1992  Township Rollers (Gaborone) 
1994  Township Rollers (Gaborone)         

NB: now defunct, only Rollers' wins known

President Day Cup/Independence Cup

    
1978  Gaborone United
1979  Gaborone United
1980  Gaborone United
1981  Gaborone United
1982    not known
1983    not known
1984  Gaborone United
1985  Gaborone United
1986-91 not known
1992  Gaborone United
1993  Gaborone United
1994  Notwane    
1995  Notwane
1996-99 not known
2000  Mogoditshane Fighters                   3-1 Centre Chiefs
2001  BDF                                     4-1 Police
2002  BDF                                     2-0 Jwaneng Comets        
2003  Notwane                                 2-0 BMC
2004  Notwane                                 2-1 BDF
2005-09 not held 

NB: tournament called President Day Cup up to and including 2000;
    when Notwane won the tournament in 1994 it was their first major success since 1976

Francistown Independence Cup
2006  ECCO City                               2-1 TAFIC                    [aet]
2007  Great North Tigers                      3-2 ECCO City
2008    not known
2009  ECCO City                               6-2 Tiny Rockies 
2010  ECCO City                               4-0 Dot Com  
 
NB: 2009 edition was the 43rd

Other Tournaments

Gaborone United additionally won the following cups:
 Gaborone Fitness Centre Tournament: 1984
 City Day Cup: 1993
 Gaborone Sun Challenge Cup: 1994
 Supreme Cup: 1995

About this document

Sources: [Oli 95], [Ric 99], [Tra 02], http://www.geocities.com/thekisoet/gaboroneunited.htm.

With thanks to Erlan Manaschev (emanaschev@yandex.ru)

Prepared and maintained by Hans Schöggl for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Hans Schöggl
Last updated: 6 Mar 2014

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