The Malawi under 23 National football team will leave the country for Belgium on Saturday 16 February 2019  for a two weeks training camp as they prepare for a 2019 AFCON under 23 match against Zambia in March.

The junior Flames are to play training matches with top Belgium clubs before they fly to Egypt for another friendly match again the country’s under 23 side on 8th match.

Under 23 head coach, Meke Mwase is a good platform to prepare his team. “I am thankful to FAM for letting us play friendly matches before facing Zambia and RVG for facilitating the trip which will expose and motivate the players and the trip will help us improve technically as we will play against high level players “, Mwase said.

The Junior Flames will play the following matches in Belgium.
19/02/2019 – STVV vs Malawi
20/02/2019 – PSV vs Malawi
25/02/2019 – OHL vs Malawi
26/02/2019 – GENK vs Malawi
27/02/2019 – RODA JC vs Malawi
01/03/2019 – PATRO MM vs Malawi
02/03/2019 – SP HASSELT vs Malawi

Below is the list of players and technical team travelling to Belgium.

Rabson Chiyenda
Brighton Munthali
Charles Thom

Charles Petro
Trevor Kalema
Mark Fodya
Hadji Wali
Chembezi Denis
Precious Sambani
Stanley Sanudi
Peter Cholopi
Gomezgani Chirwa

Peter Banda
Isaac Kaliyati
Chimwemwe Idana
Mike Mkwate
Enerst Tambe
Francis Nkonda
Laurent Banda
Gregory Nachipo
Levison Maganizo

Chikaiko Batson
Hassan Kajoke
Patrick Phiri
Juma Yatina

National Coach: Ron Van Geneugden
Head Coach: Meke Mwase
Assistant Coach: Peter Mponda
Assistant Coach: Bob Mpinganjira
Goalkeeper Trainer: Swadick Sanudi
Team Manager: Charles Kamanga
Assistant Team Manager: Aubrey Nankhuni
Physiotherapist: Chikondi Mandalasi
Team Doctor: Happy Tembo
Head of Delegation: Rashid Ntelela

Blessings Mpando

My name is Blessings Mpando from Lilongwe district born in December 1994. I am a Christian and a member of CCAP. I grew up in Lilongwe and completed my secondary education in 2010 before going on to complete my diploma in journalism at the Polytechnic Continuing Centre.


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