Its official, this stadium has changed its name
Free State Stars boss Mike Mokoena was buried in Bethlehem,Free State on Friday morning and the provincial state has consequently made a huge announcement to honor the late boss ‘legacy. The premier of the Free State Sisi Ntombela has told the grievers that her team had concluded that they will rename Goble Park, a place where the Premier Soccer League outfit has used as their home ground for many years. Sisi said that “We have resolved as the executive of the Free State provincial government to change the name of Goble Park Stadium to the Mike Mokoena Stadium”.
From next year the Goble Park will called Mike Mokoena Stadium, the will be essential process to be followed but it is going to happen. Goble was just a name from oversees and it means nothing to anybody and now it will have a meaning from next year, Sisi also added that they had to honor the legacy of Mike Mokoena.‘’Long live the spirit of Bra Mike, long live,’’ Sisi said.
Amid those present to give the late Mike Mokoena who died after suffering from cancer last week,the funeral was attended by the PSL chairman Irvin Khoza,Golden Arrows coach Steve Komphela and Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula.
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