Football supporters across the country have named their 18–man squad expected to play against newly-crowned TNM Super League Champions Kamuzu Barracks FC in a match to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the top flight league.The fans favourite squad comprises some of the most exciting experienced and upcoming players, some of whom are Flames regulars and includes the choice of a keeper.
TNM unveiled a line-up of week-long activities(16 to 21 January 2017) to celebrate the exciting decade of football sponsorship which include a game between the champions and a select team consisting of 2016 season players.
The company gave an opportunity to football lovers to form a team through a promotion dubbed “Be The Coach” by voting for their favorite players and coaches (Goalkeeper, Defender, Midfielder, Striker, Coach & Team Manager). The promotion ran from January 7, to January 14, 2017.
Announcing the voting results, TNM’s Senior Manager (Business Services) Limbani Nsapato said the promotion received overwhelming response which demonstrates that supporters have been a key component to the 10-year journey.
“I would like to applaud supporters for embracing this promotion and demonstrating that theypassionately follow football and know their players. We received a lot of votes and 18 players, a coach and team manager have made it to this select team which is expected to go into camp in Lilongwe before meeting Kamuzu Barracks on January 21, 2017 at Civo stadium,” said Nsapato.