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More Strength: RVG Adds More Players Into Flames Squad

More Strength: RVG Adds More Players Into Flames Squad

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The Malawi national football team, the Flames Head Coach, Ronny Van Geneugden has added two more local players to the team’s off-season camp currently underway at Chiwembe Technical Centre in Blantyre. The two locals are Ben Manyozo from Dwangwa United and Gregory Nachipo from Blue Eagles. The Flames Team Manager, James Sangala confirmed the development in an interview with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Monday. He said so far the players are responding well to the training. “It has pleased Coach RVG to invite two more players into the camp namely Ben Manyozo and Gregory Nachipo. “Meanwhile, I can say the training is going on well and the players are responding very well and l hope by the end of this week they will be where the coach wants them to be,” said Sangala. The Flames started a
Flames Coach Bails Out Women Football Club

Flames Coach Bails Out Women Football Club

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Flames Coach, Ronny Van Geneugden (RVG) has bailed out Factured Football Club with a set of uniforms. Factured is one of the Central Region Women Football Association (CRWFA) teams. The donation was made on Saturday at Don Bosco Youth Centre in Area 23, Lilongwe. RVG said it is also his duty as national team coach to do a little on the development of local football. “In Europe each and every new season the clubs change their equipment so I made contact with my home team and they were willing to give us the football uniform so that we can also donate to our teams here and some teams are also willing to give us their replica jersey. As you know Malawi is not a rich country but everybody loves football so do I and I thought to contribute the little I had. I also have plans maybe to work w
Commemorators Call For More Time For RVG

Commemorators Call For More Time For RVG

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Soccer fans and commentators believe that the Flames Coach Ronny Van Geneugden needs more time to turn around the fortunes of the team. They are optimistic that the results of the team will improve soon. This is despite only two wins from eleven games that the team has played since the Belgian took over in April this year. The Belgian coach came with a promise of bringing in a new philosophy that would change the national team’s performance as well as results. But seven months down the line, the team has played eleven games both friendly and competitive ones. However, the team has only won two games and lost three with the remaining six as draws. The latest game was played at on Saturday at the Bingu National Stadium where the Flames came from behind to force the game into a one al
Local Flames Players Go Into 4-Day Camp

Local Flames Players Go Into 4-Day Camp

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Flames local players will go into a four-day training camp as team coach Ronny van Geneugden (RVG) plans to fine tune his troops. Nyasa Big Bullets FC will contribute more players than any other club with six followed by their arch-rivals Be-forward and Silver Strikers contributing four players each. The training camp will run from 25 September to the 28 September, 2017 at Football Association of Malawi (FAM) Mpira Village in Chiwembe, Blantyre.   The called up players include: #GOALKEEPERS 1. Thole William Azam Tigers 2. Munthali Brighton Silver Strikers 3. Chipuwa Richard Beforward Wanderers #DEFENDERS 4. Denis Chembezi Wizards FC 5. Sanudi Stanley Be Forward Wanderers 6. Cholopi Peter Azam Tigers 7. Chirwa Gomezgani Civil Sporting 8. Gabeya Miracle NMC Big Bullets 9. Fodya Ya
Flames Coach RVG To Have 11 Understudies

Flames Coach RVG To Have 11 Understudies

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National Coaches Association (NCA) has selected 11 coaches to understudy Malawi National Football Team Coach, Ronny van Geneugden (RVG), on rotational basis. The list includes Patrick Kulemeka, Abel Mkandawire, Maggie Chombo-Sadiki and Aubrey Nankhuni from the Southern Region and Millias Pofera, Lovemore Fazili, Meke Mwase, Davie Mpima and Benjamin Kumwenda from the Central Region.   Kulemeka and Mkandawire were, on Tuesday, spotted at Chiwembe Ground with the national team coach as part of the first group understudying him. RVG is drilling the Under-20 squad at Mpira Village in Blantyre. The rest of the coaches will be attached to the national teams later, NCA General Secretary, Mpima, confirmed the development. "We had several meetings with Football Association of Malawi (Fam) a...
RVG Names Flames Squad for Pre-season Camp

RVG Names Flames Squad for Pre-season Camp

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Flames coach Ronny Van Geneugden (RVG) has released names of players for pre-season camp ahead of friendly matches against Togo and Mauritania next month. The pre-camp will be held at the Mpira Village in Blantyre from Monday 21st August 2017. Civil Sporting and Beforward Wanderers FC have contributed more players followed by Silver Strikers and Nyasa Big Bullets FC. The list is as follows; #Goalkeepers 1. William Thole (Azam Tigers) 2. Enerst Kakhobwe (Big Bullets) 3. Brighton Munthali (Silver Strikers) 4. Richard Chipuwa (Be Forward Wanderers) #Defenders 1. Denis Chembezi (Wizards FC) 2.Stanley Sanudi (Be Forward Wanderers) 3. Peter Cholopi (Azam Tigers) 4. Gomezgani Chirwa (Civil Sporting) 5. Pilirani Zonda (Big Bullets) 6. Yamikani Fodya (Big Bullets) 7. Ted Sumani (Be Forward ...