By Ronald Mpaso:
South Africa Premier Soccer League (PSL) side, Baroka FC, has unveiled Malawi national football team stars Richard Mbulu and Gerald Phiri Jnr.
The two are among five new signings for the upcoming season and were unveiled on Thursday as the club announced a new sponsor, kit and players at the Makhuduthamaga Municipal Chamber.
According to soccerladuma.co.za, Baroka announced that they had joined forces with Global Oil SA as their new sponsors.
“The Telkom Knockout champions unveiled Gerald Phiri Jnr, Kamohelo Mogashwa, Sibonelo Ngubane, Manuel Kambala, Richard Mbulu and Mfanafuthi Shozi as the new players for the upcoming season. It is believed that Bakgaga could still add more faces to coach Wedson Nyirenda’s squad before the start of the season,” reads Soccerladuma’s report
Phiri and Mbulu made headlines after helping the Flames to qualify for the quarter-finals of the 2019 Cosafa Cup in Durban, South Africa.
Both players scored for Malawi and Phiri was named Player-of-the- Tournament.
Baroka start their 2019/20 campaign with a clash at home to Benni McCarthy’s Cape Town City side, who have also been busy on the market.
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