Flames step up preparations for Comoros Tie

The Flames on Monday tepped up preparations for their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group B qualifier against Comoros slated for Saturday at Bingu National Stadium (BNS). The teams has since relocated to Lilongwe. Four foreign-based players namely are South Africa-based captain Limbikani Mzava, Frank ‘Gabadinho’ Mhango and Gerald Phiri Jnr and goalkeeper Owen Chaima who plied his trade in Tanzania have joined the squad.. Richard Mbulu joined the team on Monday from Mozambique while on Tuesday, they…

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RVG PRAISES WANDERERS, MOYALE GAME

…it compliments my football philosophy The head coach of Malawi National Football Team, Ronny Van Geneugden, has talked highly of the game played last Saturday, 27 May 2017, involving Mighty Beforward Wanderers Fc and Moyale Barracks Fc at Bingu National Stadium. After watching the video of the game, RVG, was all smiles as the two teams showcased the classic type of football that he wants Malawian football clubs to play. He said the game was exciting and a marvel…

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Gaba’s Bidvest Wits Lifts PSL in South Africa

Flames ace striker Gabadinho Mhango’s South African club Bidvest Wits on Wednesday night won the South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) for the first time. Wits beat Esau Kanyenda’s Polokwane City 2-0 to seal the title in a match in which Mhango was an unused substitute. Wits have won the title even with the luxury of having a game to go against Kaizer Chiefs. They have 60 points, four ahead of last year’s champions Mamelodi Sundowns who came from…

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AIRTEL TOP 8 QUARTERFINALS FIRST LEG FIXTURES

Saturday 13th May 2017 Silver Strikers vs. NMC Big Bullets @ BNS 14:30hrs MAFCO vs. Moyale Barracks @ Chitowe Stadium 14:30hrs Sunday 14th May 2017 Kamuzu Barracks vs. Blue Eagles @ Civo Stadium 14:30hrs Be Forward Wanderers vs. Azam Tigers @ Balaka Stadium 14:30hrs

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Super League official Launch at Civo Stadium

The Super League of Malawi (Sulom) has announced changes to the venue of the 2017 launch. Sulom general secretary Williams Banda has said the venue has reverted to Civo Stadium from Bingu National Stadium as was the initial arrangement. The launch, slated for Saturday, will see defending champions Kamuzu Barracks (KB) hosting Be Forward Wanderers. “We have been informed that Bingu National stadium is booked for another event,” he said. Banda also announced that the match between PremierBet Wizards…

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Little Madagascar Defeat Malawi Flames

The Malawi National Soccer side aka the Flames conceded in the 87th minute to lose their preliminary first leg qualifier of the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) against Madagascar at Mahamasina Municipal Stadium in Antananarivo on Saturday afternoon. The visitors used the same formation that played to a goalless draw with Kenya on Tuesday in a strength-testing match in Nairobi. However, Flames coach Ronny Van Geneugden made three changes to the squad that started against Kenya, with Dalitso…

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Nerve Breaking Ties in Airtel Top 8, winner to get K15million

Nyasa Big Bullets and Be Forward Wanderers have been drawn against Silver Strikers and Azam Tigers respectively in the inaugural 2017 Airtel Top 8 quarter-finals. The highly anticipated draw took place at Ryalls Hotel in Blantyre lately. The draw, which was witnessed by Airtel Malawi top officials, Football Association of Malawi (FAM) officials, journalists and representatives from teams, saw the Central Bankers being drawn against the people’s team, with Wanderers picking Tigers FC. In other quarterfinal draws, Mafco FC…

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I want to lift Flames on FIFA ranking – RVG

The new flames coach Ronny Van Geneugden has promised to lift National Team standing on the FIFA ranking. He was quoted during an interview with MBC on Sunday at Chiwembe training ground. Geneugden said the current FIFA ranking in which Malawi is need to be improved for the better and this could be done if we put much effort in winning more games. The coach said he wants to build the team to enable it have an identity style…

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FAM Sub-Committee Finally Comes Out with a Decision Over Bus Ipite Bonanza

DECISION OF THE FAM COMPETITIONS SUB-COMMITTEE ON THE INCIDENTS DURING THE LUSO TV BUS IPITE BONANZA BETWEEN NMC BIG BULLETS AND BEFOWARD WANDERERS AT BINGU NATIONAL STADIUM IN LILONGWE ON 2nd JANUARY 2017 On 6th February, the Football Association of Malawi through the Competitions Sub-Committee charged NMC Big Bullets Football Club and their Supporter Billy Severe for displaying unsporting behaviors during the 2016 Luso TV Bus Ipite Bonanza match between Nyasa Big Bullets and Be Forward Wanderers on Monday…

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Three more join Flames camp, Wadabwa injured

Flames assistant coach Gerald Phiri has roped in three additional players to the squad that is preparing for the 2018 Championship of African Nations (Chan) preliminary qualifiers against Madagascar. The three players, according to team manager Peter Mponda are unattached former South Africa-based forward Robin Ngalande and Kamuzu Barracks duo of Pempho Kansichili and Manase Chiyesa. Mponda said Chiyesa has replaced injured Be Forward Wanderers striker Peter Wadabwa. “Peter was already injured when he joined camp and he only…

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