Tag Archives: from the terraces

TRANSFER WINDOW MUSINGS

Transfer update FROM THE TERRACES (LAST EDITION) By Chifundo Zingunde (Attacking Goalkeeper) Well, as we are counting down to the end of the year, and the elite football league as well, let me thank all and sundry for the wonderful time we had this sporting year ending December 2018. By this time next year, the column might have rebranded. Still ...

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Selling replica jerseys is right, but…

Same old story for Junior Flames FROM THE TERRACES With Gibson C Kamanga As the country’s FA has been persuading clubs to turn commercial, Big Bullets’ initiative of selling replica jerseys cannot come at a better time. This is one of those initiatives that many a super league (TNM) team had been missing for ages. For a long time, many ...

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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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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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Junior Flames Worth Keeping

…..…… Address TNM Super League mediocrity with speed   FROM THE TERRACES By Chifundo ZINGUNDE. Nobody gave Junior Flames a chance to overturn the tables whilst playing away in Angola. Almost nobody but themselves had trust. But alas! The Junior Flames have proved all of us wrong! Echoing the words of our FA’s president, Walter Nyamilandu, this teams needs to ...

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THIS IS SOCCER; NOT A PEACE-KEEPING MISSION IN DRC

FROM THE TERRACES By Dadcorf Junior. FACT: Mzuzu City has no referee who can handle a top flight soccer match. Barely a few weeks, two if not mistaken, when one man in black tainted an otherwise entertaining match between Moyale Barracks Fc, and Blue Eagles at Mzuzu Stadium, the weekend gone by saw another ref depicting a similar feat, if ...

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MEDIOCRITY THAT IS MEN IN BLACK

…………….Pride Master’s on a deathbed FROM THE TERRACES By Dadcorf Junior. If you thought mediocrity in the country’s top league refereeing had ended at the magnificent Bingu National Stadium during that infamous Blantyre derby had ceased, then you’re in for a shock. It appears, this year, mediocrity in our men in black is now becoming contagious. Barely a week after ...

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Home teams won’t see the light

……………………..Nomads too late to fix glitches FROM THE TERRACES By Old Zaks It’s finally here; the much-touted 2018 TNM Super league is just a stone-throw away! Too much to talk about, but for a veteran bystander from the terraces like me, my focus, and indeed the rest of my colleagues here is on who’s going to carry the day, come ...

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OH WHAT A WEEKEND!!! SUPER LEAGUE IS INDEED AROUND THE CORNER!!!

FROM THE TERRACES By Vitumbiko Phiri. Daggers are now drawn and it’s just a matter of weeks before the 2018 TNM super league season kicks off. What a better way than to prepare an appetiser for the soccer-loving Malawians than a charity shield bonanza for the country’s biggest four in The champs, Mighty BeForward Wanderers, Nyasa Big Bullets, Silver Strikers, ...

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2018 TNM Super league fiesta; here we come

…………………Flames draw? Out of words FROM THE TERRACES By Dadcorf Junior (Old Zaks) Our darling The Flames were on the road; same old story. Another goalless result. We, from the terraces are not sure whether to celebrate that we were not massacred, or grow wary of our boys’ lack of target when playing away. The draw against Uganda’s Cranes means ...

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