The race to being in the country’s first ‘reality show’ football team has begun. aspiring football can now register to be part of the Nedbank Ke Yona team which will be the curtain raiser for next year’s tournament where they will play the winners of the 2013 competition.
For players to be eligible to be selected, they have to register on *120*539662# on their cellphones.
Here’s more information on how you could make the Ke Yona team:
Players must be between 18 and 35.
Only males will be selected.
Each player must possess a South African ID.
Only non-professionals will be selected.
Selection by coaches is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
Each selected player must sign a contract to be part of the team.
Entries cost 20c for every 20 seconds. Once you’ve dialled *120*539662#, you’ll be asked a few simple questions about yourself to be eligible for selection. This should not take long at all. Remember that entries open on 15 March 2013.
Lucky entrants will be selected from 15 March to 15 April and will be advised that they are through to the next round via SMS. They will be prompted to send us their ID numbers and will then be invited to their nearest stadium to attend tryouts. Those who have not made the selection will also be notified via SMS.
Dates for the trials:
Eastern Cape- St Georges cricket stadium- 20 April
KwaZulu Natal- Sugar Ray Xulu stadium- 28 April
Limpopo- Peter Mokaba stadium- 1 May
North West- Olympia Park stadium (TBC)- 11 May
Mpumalanga- Mbombela stadium- 12 May
Free State- Vodacom Park stadium- 19 May
Western Cape- Phillipi stadium- 1 June
Gauteng- FNB stadium (Soccer City)- 2 June
Northern Cape- GWK stadium- 8 June
All the trials will resume at 08:00 in the morning
(More info on this article is extracted from http://www.keyonateam.co.za/ke-yona/team-tryouts)