New TNM Super League Season Official Launch this Weekend

The Official launch of the 2016/17 K90 Million TNM Super League season is expected to start with pomp and excitement as the organizers have said that there is going to be a gig at the BAT ground in the commercial city of Blantyre tomorrow (Friday). According to organizers, the dance will start at 5pm till dawn and that for one to enter the show they have to buy K500 airtime. That is all to enjoy the all night party….

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Mtawali bemoans Malawi’s unconvincing display after 2-1 defeat

Malawi coach Ernest Mtawali has admitted that their chances of qualifying for 2017 AFCON (Africa Nations Cup) finals in Gabon are hanging by a thread after a 2-1 home loss to Guinea on Tuesday. “The whole team did not play well. We were just playing long balls when ours is possessive football. We just have to fight hard in the remaining two games against Zimbabwe and Swaziland and see what will happen,” a visibly Mtawali said after the Group…

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When Mtawali Decides To Think His Own Way

Special Commentary When Ernest Mtawali was appointed to head the Malawi national team as coach, there were ululations and jubilations that he was going to be the man to take the Flames to greater heights. His appointment together with Nsanzurwimo Ramadhan followed the firing of experienced coaches by the names of Young Chimodzi and Jack Chamangwana. The duo according to a FAM statement which was made available to this online publication faced the axe because they miserably failed to…

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Mtawali Says Sorry to Soccer Loving Malawians

Malawi National team Coach Ernest Mtawali has apologized to the local soccer loving fraternity for the 2-1 painful home defeat to Guinea in a well patronized match which was played at the Kamuzu Stadium in the Commercial City of Blantyre. Chiukepo Msowoya gave the home crowd false hopes when he powered home in the opening half of the match giving the visiting keeper no chance. However, poor goalkeeping of youthful Brighton Munthali gifted the visitors two goals which analyst…

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Andrew Kamanga Unseats Kalusha Bwalya Zambia FA Boss

Zambian legend Kalusha Bwalya has lost his position as Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) president after being defeated by businessman Andrew Kamanga, the BBC has reported. Kamanga won the election against Bwalya by 163 to 156 votes in what many thought was an impossible task for the challenger. Bwalya, who was named the 1988 African Footballer of the Year, first joined FAZ as vice president in 2004 before being elected president four years later, reported the BBC. He served…

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Malawi out to claim Guinea scalp

Malawi will look to pick up their first win in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers when they host Guinea for a Group L clash in Blantyre on Tuesday afternoon. Kick-off at the Kamuzu Stadium is set for 14h30 CAT. The teams played to a goalless stalemate in Conakry on Friday, a result which did neither any real favours: they are tied in third and fourth place respectively on two points, three adrift of co-leaders Zimbabwe and Swaziland….

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Big Boost for Mtawali Ahead of Guinea Battle

Malawi National Soocer Side aka the Flames Coach Ernest Mtawali has been given a big boost ahead of the have received a big boost as they play against Guinea at 28 September Stadium on Friday with news that defender Harry Nyirenda is fit for the game. Harry Nyirenda suffered a knock during a strength testing match against Sierra Leone on 22 March and local media reports have said team doctor Levi Mwale has declared the player fit for the…

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Tony Chitsulo Says Kamwendo a Gem

Former Junior Malawi national team star and Silver Strikers Tony Chitsulo has described midfielder Joseph Kamwendo as a star saying he deserves to be in the Malawi national soccer side. He was speaking in an interview on the side-lines that Kamwendo who has lately enjoyed a rich vein in form has been recalled into camp ahead of the forthcoming qualifying Guinea match. “I knew Kamwendo well-well back but he is such a fantastic player. When I came to join…

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