On Saturday, 17th August 2019 the Eswatini Football Association (EFA) in collaboration with Build it hosted the 2019 U-13 Manzini Build it Championship at the Manzini ClubEight (8) teams were competing for the championship. These teams were Ishibobo Academy, Moneni Pirates FC , Zakhele, FV Sporting, Ngwazini, School of Excellence, Bad Boys and Road blocks. Ishibobo Academy was crowned champions after defeating School of Excellence by 3-2 after penalties.  This was after the two sides played to a 1-all draw. To reach finals, Ishibobo defeated Road blocks by 5-0 whilst School of Excellence were the finalists after winning against Moneni Pirates by 15-0.

For their achievement, the youngsters were awarded a trophy, a new Build-it branded soccer kit; Build it branded bags, water bottles and individual trophies whilst School of Excellence got individual trophies, water bottles and soccer bags.  The best player was Philani Ndzimandze who won himself a trophy. When interviewed after the event Ndzimandze expressed his delight of being crowned the best player. “I am very much excited to be the best player of this tournament. I thank my coaches for the work that they have done during training”, Ndzimandze said. He further stated that he was ready for this tournament and also thanked the support that he got from his parents and the opportunity that Build it is giving them as youngsters to showcase their football artistry.

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