Malawi’s Caf flag carriers BB travel to Sudan with injured players

The country’s flag carriers at the CAF Championship Big Bullets have travelled to Sudan with some key players nursing injuries.

Bullets players

Bullets players

Bullets are expected to meet Al Hilal of Sudan this weekend during the first leg of their encounter. However, they might not get expected services of their key defenders Sankhani Mkandawire, Bashir Maunde, goalkeeper Vincent Gona and striker Jaffalie Chande as these are injured.

Mkandawire is nursing a knee injury he sustained when Bullets were meeting Zimbabwe’s Caps United in a friendly match a week ago.

A source privy to the information confided in Nyasa Times that the team’s doctor advised Mkandawire to be on injury list for four weeks.

“But when he went to QECH [Queens Elizabeth Central Hospital] he was told to stay for six weeks,” said the source.

The source further said Maunde has a thigh injury while Gona and Chande have shoulder and ankle injuries respectively.

“The technical panel has just taken them on board because alibe mtengo wogwira (they don’t have any option). Most of these players did not train because of the injuries,” he said.

In a desperate attempt, Bullets have included defender Ian Chinyama in the squad in case the worse comes to the worst.

Bullets General Secretary Harold Fote told Daily Times that “we do not want to take chances. That’s why we will be taking Chinyama in case something happens.”

The squad that has travelled to Sudan includes,  Goalkeepers: Gona and Chimwemwe Kumkwawa; Defenders: Mkandawire, Miracle Gabeya, Maunde, Chinyama, Yamikanai Fodya and Pilirani Zonda. Midfielders: Victor Limbani, Fischer Kondowe, James Chilapondwa, Henry Kabichi, Dalitso Sailesi and Strikers: Jaffalie Chande, Tizgobere Kumwenda and Mussa Manyenje.

Bullets beat Fomboni FC of Comoros Island 3-2 on aggregate to progress while Al Hilal beat KMKM of Zanzibar on aggregate.

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moses chikhokho

Tikufunira zabwino zonse big bullets

Luke Bukani

Koooodi Ma Player Ovulalawo Akufuna Kutchuka?

pat yobe

Nothin z impossible wid God

Frank c Kamange

Woth GOd all things are possible. May God help and protect them as they continue with the tournament

Kanu Chipungu

All the best to my team bb, keep the fire burning

nyasa boy

Heyi osanama mantha inu kuzolowera kutukwana pitani mukapwasulidwe basi

Joseph Mbamba

Sitifuna mabodza ife,tamangopitani kwa aluyako mukathibulidwe


Mpaka ma player ovulala,u hv no optiondieeee,
Ths time around ugonna loose ndithu
Mukhale ndi maoption ena mwamvaaaa!!

maganizo wa maganizo

I urge all supporters of BB to send as many (BB) sms to 2015 to support our beloved team.As Iam talking now,I have already sent two sms to 2015 just to show how I love my team.Please let’s be ashamed.If Wonders club have assisted your own team why cant you.I wish you ,my fellow supporters all the best as you are getting prepared to assist the team
Kaloza wa Namisao


How some people think is beyond my understanding.


Please improve the welfare of the footballers. Come on Kondi and your executive don’t just use these guy, please reward them with better perks rather than stealing their money…

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