Tags: Malawi Football

Big Bullets go top

Despite collecting just two points from a possible six, defending champions Big Bullets FC yesterday went top of the TNM Super League when they held Moyale Barracks to a one-all draw at Mzuzu Stadium. After being held to a one-all draw by rookies Mzuni on Saturday at the same venue, the People’s Team looked forward…

Ndawa, Chimodzi fall ill

Flames coach Young Chimodzi and team manager Franco Ndawa are still ill here at the Sun City in North West Province, South Africa, hence unable to discharge their duties. Leader of delegation Pikawo Ngalamila yesterday confirmed that Ndawa was improving on an eye problem, but is now down with some skin rashes. “I am not…

Kadzisonga switches Austrian clubs

Malawi women national football team skipper Chisomo Kadzisonga has left Austrian Women’s Bundesliga defending champions NOSV Neulengbach for trials with current leaders Sankt Polten-Spr. The 29-year-old left Malawi early this month for trials with Neulengbach, but in an interview during the week, she could not disclose why she left for Polten who have a game…

Madrid partners Alinafe Hospital

One of Real Madrid’s renowned coach-trainers, Miguel Angel Montoya Vazquez, is in the country to conduct a coaching course for trainers. The Real Madrid Foundation has been officially working with Alinafe Hospital in Lilongwe since 2012 in a programme called, “Alinafe Real Madrid sports for Education”. Briefing The Nation upon arrival at Kamuzu International Airport…

Chigoli Football Academy selects first squad

Chigoli Football Academy starts its operations in July following selection of a 21-member Under-12 squad at Bishop Mackenzie International School in Lilongwe last weekend. The squad, which has formed the basis of the first intensive youth football academy in the capital city, was identified through conclusive games of the Chigoli Under-12 Football Tournament that involved…

No team from Likoma in Simama League

Likoma Island has now gone five years without its football teams participating in competitive games, including the regional Simama Premier League, which kicked-off yesterday. Likoma district football chairperson Owen Tezela said the situation is derailing football development on the island. He said the area has plenty of talent that if exposed through competitive games such…

‘Sulom handled Lions with kid gloves’-Sports Minister

—Minister accuses Sulom of being lenient with Reds Youth Development and Sports Minister Grace Chiumia has described as soft the punishment given by the Super League of Malawi (Sulom) on Red Lions FC for the violence that occurred during their Super League match against Surestream FC. Chiumia said this after visiting the victim of the…