Many Zanzibaris are eagerly awaiting the appointment of the National Football Team of Zanzibar "Zanzibar Heroes' where many stakeholders believe Zanzibar has great talents.
But one of the features of the player of the Zanzibar national team is to have a passport issued by the immigration office of Zanzibar and mainland Tanzania is not a passport made.
According to the information officer of ZFA Ali Bakar has said that players who served the Zanzibar national team is for those who have created their passport in Zanzibar.
"Players who are qualified to play for Zanzibar Heroes are those who have gotten their passport Zanzibar, ie his passport issued here in Zanzibar," said White.
For thatreason, all players of Zanzibar who have their passport issued in mainland will not qualified to serve Zanzibar Heroes.
March 16, 2017 was a beautiful day and a great history in Zanzibar after insertion the Isles officially became member of the 55 Confederation of African Football 'CAF' following a meeting of 39 of the General Assembly of the Federation that was held in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia and got accepted for 51 of the 54 votes cast by the member countries of CAF.