This year's edition will be the fifth and is set to take place on December 23 in Mutare.
Katsande is thrilled to be involved with the project and says the rewards have been tangible.
"It's so far so good because there are a lot of players that were
spotted at this tournament and are now playing in the Premier Soccer
League or in the First Division," he told the Daily News.
"One good example is Liberty Chakoroma who is now a household name back home and is a regular in the national team."
The Zimbabwe international is expecting a strong turnout this year
and has ensured that the entire country is represented at the
"My team on the ground back in Zimbabwe are in constant touch with
the Junior League and they are making arrangements to make sure that all
the nine provinces will send one team each.
"Mutare, as the host province, will provide five or six teams which means this year it’s going to be a big tournament.
"I have already spoken to a number of well-wishers who will be providing
accommodation for all the teams that will be coming from outside Mutare
which are expected to arrive on December 22," added the 31-year-old