Four Teams to Compete in 2018 FA Charity Shield

Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has announced the change of format in the 2018 FA Charity Shield which will have four teams participating in the competition from only previously. FAM Finance Director, Limbani Matola told Malawi News Agency (Mana) Tuesday in Blantyre that this season four teams namely; Be Forward Wanderers, Nyasa Big Bullets, Kamuzu Barracks and Silver Strikers will participate in the Charity Shiled. He disclosed that the competition scheduled for two days would kick– off on March…

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Wanderers Booted Out of CAF Champions League

Mighty Be Forward Wanderers went out of CAF Champions League leg after they lost 1-2 to AS Vita of DRC in second leg of the preliminary round at  Bingu National stadium in Area 48 in Lilongwe on Wednesday. AS Vita are through to the next round on 6-1 aggregate after they won their first game at home in Kinshasa 4-0. The jam packed stadium was treated to a very entertaining encounter and Wanderers sent false hopes to the home…

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Footballers Association Launch in March 2018

Football Players Association of Malawi (FPAM) says it is set to officially launch the Association next month before the kick-off of 2018 football season. FPAM’s General Secretary (GS), Ernest Mangani said preparations were at advanced stage to officially launch the Association which aims at uplifting the welfare of former and current footballers in the country. “We are more than ready to officially launch the FPAM in March before the kick-off of the season,” the GS confirmed. He added that,…

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Mzuni FC in Rebuilding Drive

Following the departure of their prolific player, Mzuzu University Football Club (Mzuni FC) has embarked on a rebuilding exercise in preparation for the 2018 season. Speaking with Malawi News Agency (MANA), Mzuni FC Chairperson, Albert Harawa, said the departure of some players to other teams would not greatly affect them as they recruited new players to propel the team to greater heights. Harawa said the new players have been recruited from Super League teams while others are from the…

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Vice President Chilima Hails MDF For Promoting Minority Sports

Malawi’s Vice President Dr Saulos Chilima has hailed Malawi Defence Force (MDF) for incorporating minority sports in their various sporting disciplines within their establishments. He said this Friday during the 2018 MDF Award Gala dinner held at Bingu Convention Centre (BICC) in Lilongwe. Chilima said MDF’s recognition of minority sports has helped to unearth hidden talents that the army has for the country. The Vice President noted that various stakeholders and sponsors have directly concentrated in investing towards football…

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Be Forward Midfielder Linje Leaves for Japan

Be Forward Wanderers midfielder Jabulani Linje is set to leave on February 15, 2018 for Japan where he will join a third division (J-3 League) side, Yokohama Sports and Culture Club after being offered a two-year loan contract. Linje told Malawi News Agency (MANA) Wednesday that he would leave at 2:00pm through Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe using Ethiopian Airlines. From Lilongwe, Linje will fly to Ethiopia where he is expected to connect to China before arriving in Japan….

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Nomads’ Captain Kamwendo Admits Poor Performance in DRC

Mighty Be Forward Wanderers Captain Joseph Kamwendo has admitted poor performance they showed in Democratic Republic Congo (DRC) has given them a mountain to climb back home when they face As Vita next week in the second leg of the preliminary round of 2018 Champions league. The Nomads’ second half lackluster display saw them being clobbered 4-0 to As Vita in the first leg of the Champions League at Martyrs Stadium. “We waited too long. In the first half, we…

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Govt Values Youth Participation in Development– Minister

Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka has said government recognizes the role young people play in the socio– economic development of the country. Speaking on Saturday when presided over a football bonanza at Machinga Community Ground he sponsored, Msaka said it was from that realization that government has set out a number of developmental activities targeting the youth. “In 2018, government has plans to construct a community technical college in Machinga because it is keen to improve…

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Mighty Have Fallen; Nomads O AS Vita 4

Congolese side AS Vita club has taken a significant step towards reaching the next phase of the CAF Champions league following a 4-0 home win over Beforward Wanderers in the first leg of the first preliminary round. Buoyed by their noisy fans ,Vita took the lead in the eighteenth minute through Jesus Muloko. Mukoko Batezado made it 2-0 just before the half-hour mark and JM Makasu scored the third goal towards the end of the first 45 minutes. Wanderers…

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Nomads Ready for AS Vita in CAF Champions League Opener

Be Forward Wanderers Captain, Joseph ‘Shakira’ Kamwendo Saturday said they are ready for Sunday’s CAF Champions League clash against AS Vita of Democratic of Congo. He told Malawi News Agency (Mana) in Kinshasa that they had prepared well for the encounter to ensure that they started their continental campaign on a good footing. “The team is ready for the game, at least we have done everything in the pre-season and we are looking very good,” the Captain explained. Kamwendo,…

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