Babvuto’s Story

Mabvuto is Kalingalinga on the Ball’s rock in defence and has played for the team in this position since 2011.  A strapping six-foot tough tackler, Mabvuto is a gentle giant. Unfortunately, both Mabvuto’s parents died when he was young, forcing him to go live with one of his aunts. When she sadly passed away, Mabvuto…

Bernard’s Story

Can football change a life? Yes! Bernard suffers from a growth deficiency condition and although he is the same age as most of the players of the team, he is significantly smaller. Despite his physical challenges he has a lot to contribute and is always the first to volunteer for tasks and activities. Bernard is…

Kelvin’s Story

Changing a life through football Kelvin is the team coach and has been instrumental in Kalingalinga on the Ball’s success. While now he is respected by all members of the team, his past hasn’t always been so positive. Just a few years prior to taking over the coaching of the side, Kelvin would often drink…