Football Association of Malawi (FAM) President, Fleetwood Haiya, has called upon football coaches in the country to prioritize dedication to ensure fair representation of players from all teams in the national football squad.
Dr. Saulos Chilima, Vice President of Malawi, highlighted the potential of sports as a key economic driver and called for corporate sponsorship during the Malawi Sports Awards. Committing to sports development and talent nurturing, he praised the Malawi National Council of Sports' event management and success in advancing sports, with individuals like Temwa Chawinga and coaches Kalisto Pasuwa and Lovemore Fazili winning prestigious awards.
Newly promoted FOMO FC on Tuesday signed Gilbert Chirwa on a one-year contract as their head coach after its former head coach Mapopa Kent Msukwa’s contract ended after the team got promoted to the Malawi’s elite, TNM Super League.
Football Association of Malawi (FAM) President, Fleetwood Haiya, says the soccer body is well prepared for the 2024 football season which will open with NBS charity shield on March 30 by quadruple winners FCB Nyasa Big Bullets against Lilongwe based outfit, Silver Strikers.
Mulanje-based team FOMO FC has been promoted to the country's elite league after beating Ntopwa FC 4-2 through penalties in the ThumbsUp Southern Region Football on Sunday at a game played at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre.
Sports analysts have asked Ministry of Youth and Sports to work hand in hand with the Ministry of Education in formalising sports in the education system at all levels as a way of improving sports in the country.