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SHILLONG LAJONG FOOTBALL CLUB TIES UP WITH KYAZOONGA.COM AS THEIR OFFICIAL TICKETING PARTNERS.

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SLFC PRESS RELEASE : SHILLONG LAJONG FOOTBALL CLUB TIES UP WITH KYAZOONGA.COM AS THEIR OFFICIAL TICKETING PARTNERS

In a first for the country, Lajong & KyaZoonga.com tie up to offer fans the option of buying their match tickets online. Kyazoonga offers fans opportunity to sign up on their web-site for latest updates on Shillong Lajong.

Mumbai, August 12, 2013: KyaZoonga.com, India's first and largest entertainment and sports ticketing company, announces its tie-up with Shillong Lajong Football Club as their official ticketing partner for the upcoming I-League matches. As a run-up to the exciting championship ahead, KyaZoonga.com gives an exclusive opportunity to all the football fans to sign up on their website for latest alerts, news updates and upcoming contest around Shillong Lajong FC matches.

It's the first time in the tournament history that fans have been given the option to sign up for alerts to stay tuned to all the latest updates on a team and its players. Fans would be intimated through emails from KyaZoonga.com, on news, contests and sale of official and exclusive Shillong Lajong FC tickets.

The tradition of pursuing excellence will continue from Shillong Lajong FC, the first club from North East to play in The I-LEAGUE, the premier league of Indian Football. Over the years, the club has grown exponentially, and has played host to former Indian internationals and made history in Indian Football when it signed Edinho Junior on loan from English side Blackburn Rovers.

Larsing Sawyan, Managing Director, Shillong Lajong Football Club said, "Shillong Lajong FC is delighted to associate with KyaZoonga as the official ticketing partner. The pre-sale service for latest alerts about Shillong Lajong Football Club matches is a unique initiative by KyaZoonga.com to bring fans closer to their favorite players. Together with KyaZoonga, a trusted leader in the online ticketing space, we are committed to provide fans a seamless and easy access to watch and support their favorite football team".

Commenting on the tie-up with Shillong Lajong Football Club, Ms. Arpita Majumder, Co -Founder and COO, KyaZoonga, who also grew up in Shillong, said, "We are excited to tie-up with the famous Shillong Lajong Football Club as their official ticketing partner. Lajong has been doing a wonderful job of promoting talent in the North East and holds a special place for me given my Shillong roots.

This is a fantastic opportunity for all the football fans to follow the pulse of their favorite football team and watch them play during I-League. Our pre-sales service is to build momentum and assess the interest and preferences amongst fans. Subscribed fans will be among the first to know the latest updates on the team and the matches. This is an innovative strategy from KyaZoonga to put fans first and bring them closer to the game."

The current squad is now a heady mix of National and International stars including Meghalaya icon player Wailadmi Passah, World Cupper Cornell Glen, Charles Edoa Nga from Cameroon, Taisuke from Japan, North-Korea star defender Minchol Son, Manipuri sensations Subhas Singh and Milan Singh, and a bevy of other Indian footballers. The Club's fourth I-League season (2013-14) promises to be an exciting and a rip roaring contest on the field as Shillong Lajong goes toe to toe with the other Indian Clubs, in the ultimate battle for I-League supremacy.

Visitors can log in on www.kyazoonga.com to sign up for latest news and alerts. The subscription process is simple and quick. To register, click on 'Sports & Adventure' department tab on the website's Homepage and then click on the 'Shillong Lajong FC' link to access the dedicated page for this event. Once on the page, fans can sign up by submitting all required details in the 'Exclusive Fan Alert' form. Subscribed users can enjoy latest happenings on the team and their favorite players as and when they happen. KyaZoonga.com will also notify subscribers on sale of tickets as soon as the ticket sales go live.

19th Edition of the Nelson Mandela Challenge : NIGERIA vS sOUTH AFRICA.

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South Africa and Nigeria will lock horns in the 19th Edition of the Nelson Mandela Challenge which will be played on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.

The event, launched in Durban on Friday, 2 August, was attended by Minister of Sport and Recreation South Africa, The Honourable Mr Fikile Mbalula, SAFA President Kirsten Nematandani, NMCF CEO Ms Sibongile Mkhabela and (Ethekwini Representative) as well as (Province representative), among others.

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has named his strongest squad for the trip to Durban in honor of one of Africa's iconic figures, Nelson Mandela. Nigeria's next match on 7th Sept against Malawi in 2014 World Cup Africal qualisier. Goalkeepers: Austin Ejide (Hapoel Be'er Sheva, Israel), Chigozie Agbim (Enugu Rangers)

Defenders: Kenneth Omeruo (Chelsea, England); Efe Ambrose (Celtic FC, Scotland), Godfrey Oboabona (Sunshine Stars), Azubuike Egwuekwe (Warri Wolves); Elderson Echiejile (Sporting Braga, Portugal)

Midfielders: Mikel Obi (Chelsea, England), Fegor Ogude (Valerenga FC, Norway), Victor Moses (Chelsea, England); John Ogu (Academica de Coimbra, Portugal), Eddy Onazi (SS Lazio, Italy), Nnamdi Oduamadi (AC Milan, Italy); Sunday Mba (Enugu Rangers)

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moscow, Russia); Brown Ideye (Dynamo Kiev, Ukraine), Shola Ameobi (Newcastle United, England), Emmanuel Emenike (Spartak Moscow, Russia), Obinna Nsofor (Lokomotiv Moscow, Russia), Uche Nwofor (VVV Venlo, Netherlands)

Standby : Solomon Kwambe (Sunshine Stars), Benjamin Francis (Heartland), Muhammad Gambo (Kano Pillars), Samuel Aaron (Sarpsborg '08 , Norway)

United SC's Nigerian Striker Ranti Martins get chance in Nigeria National Team

While Gordon Igesund, the Bafana Bafana's coach, named three goal keepers, 11 defenders, 11 midfielders and four strikers for the game. They include goalkeepers Khune, Meyiwa, and Sandilands.

Defenders: Gumede, Nthethe, Ngcongca, Matlaba, Fransman, Mathoho, Masilela, Gaxa, Mdledle, Mkhwanazi, Hlatshwayo

Midfielders: Letsholonyane, Tshabalala, Furman, Kekana, Manyisa, Jali, Ntshumayelo, Zungu, Phala, Klate, Chabangu

Forwards: Parker, Rantie, Manyama, Nomandela