Wanderers sack coach Chamangwana after league slump: Ng’onamo possible successor

Mighty Be Forward Wanderers  has sacked its Head Coach Jack ‘Africa’ Chamangwana with Eddington Ngónamo touted as possible successor.

Coach Jack Chamangwana: Sacked after poor run of results

Coach Jack Chamangwana: Sacked after poor run of results

Jack, an elder brother to the club’s chairman George Chamangwana, has been moved back to the position of Technical Director  which he held last season when the team was under tactician Elia Kananji.

Wanderers 2-3 defeat by Mafco on Sunday compounded the Lali Lubani Road outfit’s miserable start to the season, as they slumped from fifth to 10th place in the TNM Super League, leaving the club with no choice but to dismiss the coach.

The Nomads have six points from five games—12 short of leaders Blue Eagles.

“The poor results are unacceptable,” said Wanderers general secretary Mike Butao.

However, the club  described  Chamangwana’s dismissal as ‘mutual consent’  following a string of unconvincing results in the first five games of the 2016 TNM Super League.

Wanderers team manager Steve Madeira  said results had ‘not been good enough’.

On Sunday, scores of Nomads’ fans stormed the team’s club house at Chichiri in Blantyre to protest the team’s poor start to the season and demanded Chamangwana-led technical panel to go.

Chamangwana, a legend at Wanderers, had also coached the club previously but had disastrous results.

Ng’onamo, former head coach of Malawi national team,  is tipped to take over as Wanderers coach until the end of the season.

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15 thoughts on “Wanderers sack coach Chamangwana after league slump: Ng’onamo possible successor”

  1. gonamkulawe says:

    ng’onamo ndiye angasithe zinthu

  2. MAVUTO says:

    Thats good idea.Liwiro lamumchenga mkuyambira limodzi

  3. golo says:

    i agree with observation by ” Wanderers Football Club” comment number 3 that the sacking of Jack has been done in haste . Its just one defeat and so called supporters have the power to fire a coach .What happens in Malawi Football is laughable -so much backwardness in everything talk of administration ,fans , games officiation etc its just too much of mediocrity -thats why a team can change its name willy nilly ndi chimidzidi cheni cheni

  4. Palestina ku Chimoio Mosko. says:

    Zoona zake wa bb, fisi ndi fisi olo atamuchosa ku michiru kumupitisa ku gorongoza azakhalabe fisi basi! Usova neba ndi Mai Joice Banda akowo, Nakamura mkatimo!

  5. JIM says:

    PALIBE CHINGASITHE ZA UMBULI ZACHITIKAZI.

  6. Mwamwitu says:

    Lests be honest the problem is with our players they dont give out their best I feel the decision to fire the coach has been a rushed one. Our team is only good in Midfield and striking force,we have a porous defence as well as goal keeping.Dont expect any miracle even if N’gonamo comes unless we recruit good defenders and good goal keeper with a commanding height like that Phalombe Guy.

  7. Mwaganiza ndi maso simunaganize ndi mutu kuphatikiza nzeru tikuuzani zochita league sinati paka pomachotsa coach ndipo izi zikupangetsani kuti even top 4 musaoneke mu league ndipo ndikukusimikizirani kuti game imene
    anga zayambe ng’onamu izakhala yoruza inu!! Ndipo apa ndipamene
    mungazadziwe kuti system yanu silibwino osati coach ayi zimenezo
    tiakhozere ayi pitse okha

  8. john phiri says:

    The first to go should be the chairman and his team. Wanderers will never do well under the leadership of Chamangwana and his friends. We all played football but its not true that we can all run football teams. Remember Gary Neville? The best chairman we can have are people like Alufandika, Humphrey Mvula, Hannock Ng’oma and the like. Chamangwana walephera. Just imagine, they are now focussed on recruiting foreign players, paying them good money in the end killing our local talent. Yet the same foreign players cant win a single game. Shame. With these raw decision makers I expect Be Forward to pull out one day. Stupid decisions have sent Newcastle to championship in England.

  9. Its just five games lets solve the problems first Luther than to sack coach please zinazi kumakhala pansi kaye osati mwachitazi viva noma.

  10. morris kasese says:

    musova

  11. Pepani a Jack zimachitika,sudayambe ndiwe kuwonetsedwa msana wanjira kumeneko.

  12. Wanderers Football Club says:

    I repeat, fans should have a voice but not authority in dismissing a coach. After all, these are vendors who wear fake Chelsea jerseys to Wanderers Football matches and claim they are supporters. They don’t even pay a dime to the team, they don’t even buy team calendars but are the first to demand a share of gate collections. Enough of this debris.

    How many games have been played? The season has not yet began. Changing coaches will do more damage than repair, Mark my words!

    Komanso izizi zoti tizisintha team name just to accommodate a sponsor ndizachimidzi. Why is FAM allowing such practice? Mpaka kusintha makaka zoona? Nomads timadziwika ndi za blue osati PP wanuyu

  13. Buyelekhaya says:

    Wanderers at it again!

  14. wa bb says:

    fisi ndi fisi! olo atasitha nkhalango adzakhalabe fisi! noma olo italemba guadiola! kaya mourihno kaya coach waku japan! palibe chingasithe! mapuleya chigulilecho koma phala lenileni kudziwa kuyankhula basi!

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