Mighty Be Forward Wanderers Pound EPAC United 4-1

Mighty Be Forward Wanderers pounded EPAC United 4-1 in a TNM Super league clash which was played before a good crowd at the Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre on Sunday. Exciting Joseph Kamwendo opened the score sheets with a well taken free kick from outside the box after he was brought down by one of the opponents’ defenders. But Chiletso Zoya of EPAC equalized in the 22nd minute when he tap the ball over advancing goalkeeper Vales Kanzere who was…

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Illovo Ups Mphamvu Cycling Race Sponsorship

Blantyre Cycling Club (BCC) says all is set for this year’s Illovo Mphavu Cycling race and the sponsors, Illovo Sugar Malawi Limited has increased the sponsorship to K6 million. This will cover all costs of the race including prizes. Illovo is also sending two cyclists to South Africa where they will compete in 94.7 Cycle Challenge in Johannesburg on 20 November. The cyclists, Leonard Tsoyo of Acho Cycling Club and Blessings Kumwenda of Mzuzu Cycling Club qualified for the…

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FMB Impressed with U-20 Nationwide trophy Progress

FMB, sponsors of the Under-20 Football League, have said they are impressed with progress the competition has made over the years. FMB’s head of marketing Sylvia Mataka said this during the Southern Region play-offs at Mpira Ground in Chiwembe Township Blantyre. “We are really impressed with the level of progress, especially, on curbing age-cheating and player contribution to national teams,” she said. Football Association of Malawi (FAM) executive member Daudi Ntanthiko said they are delighted with the talent FMB…

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Maduka named as interim coach for Celtic

Former Malawi national team captain John Maduka has said his new role as interim coach for struggling South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) side Bloemfontein Celtic is a learning process. Celtic named Maduka, who is the team manager, as interim coach on Monday following the dismissal of Serame Letsoaka after a string of poor results. “To me, I see it as a learning process. The move is more about preparing us for the future,” he told…

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First Couple Praise Malawi Queens, to host the Side

The five star display by the Malawi Queens which saw them defeating tough opponents England and Jamaica at the 2016 Fast Five World Netball Series has been welcomed by the country’s first couple President Peter Mutharika and First Lady Madam Gertrude Mutharika who have since promised to host the queens in due course.. Reads a statement which has been signed by Presidential Press Secretary Mgeme Kalilani in part, “We are thrilled by the Queens performance at the just ended…

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Nomads, Silver and Blue Eagles in Quarter Finals of FISD Challenge Cup

Silver Strikers, Be Forward Wanderers and Blue Eagles on Wednesday qualified for the quarter-finals of the Fisd Challenge Cup. Strikers edged Nyasa Big Bullets 1-0 to end their unbeaten run at Kamuzu Stadium this season, the Nomads thumped Lake Valley of Ntcheu 5-0 at Civo Stadium whereas the Eagles pipped Civo United 1-0 at Nankhaka Stadium in Lilongwe. The three teams have now joined Zolozolo United, Dwangwa United and Kamuzu Barracks while the last two quarterfinalists will be identified…

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TNM Super League: Nerve Breaking Games Lined up for this Weekend

Soccer Loving fans will be treated to a number of nerve breaking TNM Super league encounters which have been lined up by organizers SULOM to be played at various venues this coming weekend. Current league leaders Silver Strikers will sort it out against Civo United in what can best be described as game of the weekend to take place at the Capital City Bankers on Sunday while Nyasa Big Bullets will play against AZAM Tigers at Kamuzu Stadium on…

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Sol Campbell, who retired in 2012, has been largely absent from football over the past four years and pursued a career in politics, running for the Conservative Party nomination at the 2016 election for Mayor of London but failing to make the shortlist of four. The 42-year-old won two league titles, three FA Cups and a League Cup during his career as well as earning 73 England caps. However Campbell believes he may have no choice but to manage…

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BT Zero versus Bangwe Queens in an Exhibition encounter

Southern Region Women Football League and Presidential Cup champions Blantyre Zero will play Bangwe Queens in an exhibition match as part of the launch of the Fifa Grassroots festival for girls on Saturday at the Mpira Village. Zero will also be officially crowned champions of the South League on the sidelines of the event. The grassroots festival will attract 300 primary school girls aged between 6and 12. FAM Technical Director John Kaputa said the exbition match is aimed at…

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Those old days – Malawian soccer

By Ndisi Songa First published on 18th June 2011 I still miss those days when the Malawi National Team won the East and Central African Challenge Cup in 1978 at Kamuzu Stadium. The team went on to win the cup again in 1979 in Kenya. Oh! The team was just a force to reckon with.Thosewith.Those were the days when songs like ´Sina makosa´ and ´Shauri yako´ by Les Wanyika and Orchestra Super Mazembe respectively were hits of the moment.Themoment.The

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