Tags: Bullets

We’ll only inherit genuine debts—BB new boss

Big Bullets FC new chairperson Sam Chilunga has said his leadership is ready to inherit genuine debts that were incurred by the previous leadership led by Kondi Msungama. Addressing a press briefing in Blantyre yesterday where Chilunga, alongside treasurer Noel Lipipa and vice-general secretary Kelvin Moyo were officially unveiled, the chairperson said: “We will not…

Fresh injuries hit BB squad

Big Bullets have said they are worried with the lack of depth in their squad in the in the 19th edition of the CAF Champions League campaign. Initially, Bullets registered 26 players and hoped to register four more in the grace period, but they now only have 23 players out of an anticipated 30 to…

TNM calls for SMS support on Bullets

Super League sponsors TNM have drummed up support towards the ongoing text message promotion meant to fundraise for Big Bullets’ 2015 CAF Champions League campaign. TNM chief commercial officer Dan Makata said in a press statement when congratulating Bullets on starting their suspect 2015 CAF Champions League campaign with a 1-0 win against Fomboni Club…

Bullets crowned TNM Super League champions

At 2.38 pm today, Blantyre United players mounted a guard of honour for their Big Bullets counterparts trooping off Kamuzu Stadium dressing rooms and by 4.43 pm, they were ordained 2014 TNM Super League champions. As captain of the day Sankhani Mkandawire lifted the trophy after finishing the campaign with a 3-0 win over United…

FAM rebuffs BB, Nomads on subsidy

FAM has said it will not subsidise travel costs of the Blantyre-based giants Big Bullets and Mighty Wanderers when they clash in a Carlsberg Cup semi-final in Lilongwe on July 26. Football Association of Malawi (FAM) competitions officer Gomezgani Zakazaka said the association’s sub-committee responsible for competitions, has approved the proposal to have the Blantyre…

Big Bullets threaten not to travel to Lilongwe

In a dramatic twist of events, Big Bullets have vowed not to honour their Carlsberg Cup semi-final fixture against Mighty Wanderers that has been slated for Lilongwe on July 26 unless FAM commits to meet the expenses. Bullets, through their general secretary Harold Fote, have since accused FAM of exploitation. In a statement issued earlier…

Sankhani leaves for SA trials today

Big Bullets captain and defence marshal Sankhani Mkandawire is set to leave for Limpopo, South Africa, today for trials with National First Division (NFD) side Black Leopards. Mkandawire’s absence could create a defence crisis ahead of Bullets’ Carlsberg Cup semi-final fixture against Mighty Wanderers. Bullets general secretary Harold Fote yesterday confirmed that Mkandawire will be…

Bullets block Nyirenda’s move

Big Bullets have instructed FAM not to issue defender George Nyirenda’s international transfer certificate (ITC) despite the club not having a written contract with the player. According to Zimbabwean club Caps United director Twine Phiri, their efforts to get Nyirenda’s ITC have not materialised due to the player’s disagreement with Bullets. “We had planned to…

Bullets duo in Flames provisional squad

Flames coach Young Chimodzi has drafted Big Bullets’ Sankhani Mkandawire and Tizgobele Kumwenda in the national football team’s provisional 25-member squad for July 6 Independence Celebrations match against Mozambique’s Mambas at Kamuzu Stadium. The hard-tackling Mkandawire returns after debuting in 2010 whereas striker Kumwenda has received his first call-up. Returning to the fold are Moyale…