Coach Chimodzi welcomes Malawi ‘fair’ Afcon draw with caution

Malawi national football teach head coach Young Chimodzi has described as fair group in the qualifiers of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations that pitches the Flames against Guinea’s Sylli Nationale, Zimbabwe’s Warriors and  Swaziland’s Sihlangu .

Chimodzi: Fair draw but we need good preparations
Chimodzi: Fair draw but we need good preparations

Chimodzi said the Group L “is not bad” describing Afcon draw which was made in Cairo, Egypt Wednesday as “fair.”

“We got a fair competitive group. But am not saying it’s going to be easy because football in Africa has vastly improved. No team is a minnow anymore, but looking at the group on paper, I want to say it’s a fair one,” said Chimodzi.

“It is now up to us to do the job,” he added.

However, Chimodzi said Malawi success will depend on several factors such “as preparations and approach.”

Flames captain Joseph Kamwendo also said “it is a fair draw.”

According to the fixture, the Flames will host Zimbabwe in their first game during the weekend of 12,13 and 14 June this year before travelling to Swaziland during the weekend of 4,5 and 6 September this year. Then they will travel to Guinea for their last first-round during the weekend of 23,24 and 25 March 2016.

Their first second-round match will be against Guinea during the weekend of 27, 28 and 29 March 2016 at home  before travelling to Zimbabwe during the weekend of 3, 4 and 5 June and the last one will be against Swaziland  on 2, 3 and 4 September.

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godfrey
godfrey
6 years ago

Zilibwino bola osazatichitisa manyazi manena nokha kuti its fair draw

mchongolo kwauma
mchongolo kwauma
6 years ago

yambani pompano kukonzekera koma SAILESI OSAMUSIYA mwana waluso kwambiri

Kanyasyo
Kanyasyo
6 years ago

Guinea is good, if we lose to Guinea that could not be bad,Koma whale mpaka tizaluze ndi ku Namibia and ZIM.Zim inali kale.AFAM tulusani ndalama zopangira ma preparation mwachangu because failing to prepare is prepararing to fail.

angoni
angoni
6 years ago

Adzatisosola. Our players can’t handle success that is why we lose crucial qualifying games. Mbatama.

matako m'mwamba
matako m'mwamba
6 years ago

I can see Malawi qualifying for afcon and I don’t doubt about that.

Paul Samudeni
6 years ago

chifunika ndikukonzekera bwino komanso posankha ma player osasankhira maina kapena mbiri koma luso limene ali nawo panthawi ino

Chimangenimapiko
Chimangenimapiko
6 years ago

We trust you You. Those who say Kinah was better ,how come he is struggling in SA. You are a better coach coal not big headed like Kinah. We will support you.

Chiko Baluwa
Chiko Baluwa
6 years ago

Tigazidwanso tidazolowera a malawi.

yabwata
yabwata
6 years ago

Fair group zaboza young umakhomelera kinna uziona azakuswa ndi ma boys ako

Santa
6 years ago

A Young kukondera basi busy kutenga Ku camp mwana wanu ndi anthu omwe mumacheza nawo. Mpira sungapite patali choncho

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