Malawi football team regroup for Egypt, Zimbabwe games

Malawi national football team regroups on Tuesday in preparation for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Zimbabwe on June 13 at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre.

Young Chimodzi maintain squad...Photo Jeromy Kadewere

Young Chimodzi maintain squad…Photo Jeromy Kadewere

The Flames will regroup after coming from the Confederation of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) held in South Africa where they won the Silver Plate.

Coach Young Chimodzi said the team would be expected to leave on Friday for Egypt for a friendly game on June 8.

“We are going to camp on Tuesday and expect to leave on Friday for Egypt,” Chimodzi said.

He said all the players who made the Cosafa squad would be maintained.

“We are not going to drop any player from the Cosafa at this point in time because I was impressed with their performance,” he said.

Malawi crashed out of the competition after losing to Mozambique in penalty shoot outs after a two-all draw in open play.

They gave away a 2-1 lead in the dying minutes to be held to a two-all draw.

In the plate competition they beat South Africa 5-4 on penalty shoot outs to reach set up a tie with Zambia.

They capped a brilliant performance with a 1-0 victory against former Africa Cup of Nations champions Zambia in the final to earn a consolation prize money of K2.2 million.

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spark mhango
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chiukepo is now back in form. we need to use him as an experienced man if we want to qualify…

Umwana wa Mwanawane
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Chiukepo is still in form. We need experience

Karo gaii
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Its only chiukepo who knows how to punish egypt dont forget,if it was in europe he would have been drafted in the squard

wacky five
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Gaba ali kuti? Mwana uja amapanga zotheka, kodi mukusilanji?

bwidzedze
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FM7 malo ake aatenge basi!!

ibrahim makwati
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To me i am verry happy THE FLAMES MORE FIREEEE!

lyson panganani
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Koma ndadandaula ndi kutengedwa kwa chu kepo,nthawi yake yakuNational team inatha,aziponya wamakalabu omweu.Mutati muwone club imene akumenya akungozindikira wachinya koma mpira wake sukuwoneka.Asatiwonongereko mapuleya achisodzerawo,kkkkkk mwanva.

Fido
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Don’t hesitate to fire these coach both Young and Chamangwana they deserve to be Flamable Malawi national team otherwise we are going to match kkkk

Chenda
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Congratulations should go to the Flames on their good performance on the pitch. Please keep it up.

mphatso
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But make sure that back passes are stopped.Malawi is becoming an expert in back passes therefore putting yourselves under pressure.mumadikira kaye kuti muchinyidwe thats when you start playing

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