A resilient Malawi held host South Africa to a highly tactical goalless draw in the third and final round first leg at the Moruleng Stadium on Sunday in a result that put the visitors in the driving seat ahead of the return leg next week in Lilongwe
Holders Zambia on Saturday toiled to a 1-0 home win over Burundi in their final round first leg tie at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka
Nyasa Big Bullets beat Be Forward Wanderers rivals 2-1 at Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe (Saturday, 16 June 2018) in the semi-final to qualify for the final of national knockout competition, christened ‘Airtel Top 8’.
Former Malawi coach and captain Jack Chamangwana died in the commercial capital Blantyre on Sunday.
Bitterest rivals, Nyasa Big Bullets and Be Forward Wanderers, meet for the first time this season in a top-flight first-round league match on Saturday at Bingu National Stadium, Lilongwe.
A headed goal apiece saw visiting Malawi dump Swaziland out of the qualifiers in a closely contested first round, second leg qualifier played before 1000 fans at Somhlolo National Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Malawi coach Meke Mwase believes his Junior Flames can stun hosts Swaziland on Saturday in the second leg of the First Round of the qualifiers.
Malawian youth international Abel Mwakilama died on Friday, 20 April 2017 in Portugal of suspected cerebral malaria.
Masters Security of Malawi bowed out with some pride after playing out a goalless draw with Angolan giants, Petro de Luanda, at Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe on Tuesday afternoon.
Malawi champions, Be Forward Wanderers, have cautioned DR Congo giants, AS Vita, to expect a good run for their money in Wednesday preliminary round second leg clash in Lilongwe.