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ACTION GALORE IN WEEK 11 OF SIMSO LEAGUE

SIMSO UPDATES Chitipa united yet to test defeat 27 shots hit the back of the net in week 11 Chilumba United pulls a dramatic come back By Sozo Kaperemera. There was jam packed action in week 11 of SIMSO league as teams were on the field in search for maximum points and it was only the strong who got away ...

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54 years of despair for Malawian Soccer

FROM THE TERRACES ……………………. Women too need a hand By Chifundo Zingunde (The Attacking Goalkeeper) The beloved Malawi, on 6th July, 2018 celebrated her 54th birthday. Yours truly (AG) was in tears when he saw the waving flag; as usual from the terraces but this time he was up north at the bumpy Mzuzu stadium. The tears, yours truly shed ...

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Know your sports star; STUART MBUNGE

KNOW YOUR SPORTS STAR Profile by Catherine P Jimu(The Sports Princess) He was relatively unknown to many a Malawian soccer follower. But as the clock struck 18:00 hours, on the 1st of July 2018, Stuart Mbunge became a celebrity overnight. He is the man Nyasa Big Bullets will swear to hate for a better part of this season. His controversial ...

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DEAR RED ARMY; GET CIVILIZED!

FROM THE TERRACES By Catherine P Jimu (The Sports Princess) July 4th 2018. In the footballing world, all eyes are in Russia where the world’s greatest soccer nations are outsmarting each other to call the shots on who has got the bragging rights, footballically. Unlike other editions, this is a spicy one as surprises are the order of the day. ...

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PROCRASTINATION REIGNING SUPREME IN SIMSO LEAGUE

NEWS | SPORTS By Lusekero Mhango Procrastination, one of the major ailments of the Malawi society has also shown its ugly face in the on-going Simso Premier league, a situation Northern Region Football Association (NRFA) has bemoaned. The concern comes in the wake of similar views which have been aired out by the football watching public over the late kick ...

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KARONGA UNITED URGED TO BE RUTHLESS IN FRONT OF GOAL

NEWS | SPORTS Lusekero Mhango As Karonga United looks to consolidate their top flight status in the TNM Super League for the first time in their history, a supposedly lack of ruthlessness in front of goal looks set to derail their aspirations if not hastily addressed. The club’s technical panel has observed. Minus the last two matches over the weekend, ...

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MZUZU QUEENS CLINCH CITY NETBALL BONANZA

 NEWS | SPORTS By Chifundo Zingunde. Absence of an indoor netball court, let alone flood lights in Mzuzu (Katoto netball court) forced Mzuzu Netball committee to enforce a two-quarter rule during the Mzuzu Netball Bonanza finals which Mzuzu Queens easily saw off Ellah Queens to clinch the tourney over the weekend. The tournament, which was played last weekend, saw six ...

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Know your sports star: MIKE MKWATE

KNOW YOUR SPORTS STAR (A Small Bullet That Pierces Opponents’ Hearts with Ease) Nick name: Digital Position: Attacking Midfielder. Club: Nyasa Big Bullets Football Jersey number: 10 Previous Club: Surestream FC For every successful soccer club, there’s always a jersey number ten. For whatever reason, this jersey number carries with it a certain caché, a sense of prestige; some sign ...

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“DEARTH OF PASSION FOR SOCCER COACHING IN FEMALES WORRISOME”- FAM

NEWS | SPORTS By Lusekero Mhango. “Gender disparities in Malawian soccer will continue reigning supreme if females continue shunning soccer related activities.” The country’s football authorities have observed. The concern has come following no female involvement among the 27 participants in a recent FAM C coaching license course that was conducted in Karonga District from the 21st to the 30th ...

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BIZARRE. BEYOND BELIEF IN WEEK 6 OF SIMSO LEAGUE

SIMSO LEAGUE REVIEW Minnows Manyamula FC grabs the driving seat Fish Eagles sheds blood. Again! By Sozo Kaperemera Shock. Scare. Disbelief! These duly cement the weekend goneby as surprises continue making headlines in our esteemed league. As the league is still unfolding, teams are pulling up surprises in search for glory and as usual; no match is becoming obvious. Minnows ...

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