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10 Eritrean Football Players Request Asylum in Botswana

Eritrean players in Botswana
Cowards. Congratulations for embarrassing your country and people once again. Absconding during a national duty using the national flag is totally unacceptable.

By The Voice of Botswana,

News coming in from Francistown is that only 14 Eritrean players will be taking their flight home from Gaborone this evening while the other ten have refused and opted to remain in the custody of Kutlwano Police in Francistown.

The visiting national team which was supposed to have jetted out from Francistown International Airport early this morning, only left by bus with 14 players and officials under heavy police escort to Gaborone, after missing their flight. Continue reading 10 Eritrean Football Players Request Asylum in Botswana