Be Forward Wanderers’ Captain, Francis Mlimbika, and midfielder, Alfred Manyozo Jnr will miss this afternoon’s crucial TNM Super League match against Blue Eagles at Nankhaka Stadium in Lilongwe.
Mlimbika is injured whereas Manyozo is on a yellow card suspension. Jafali Chande is also an injury doubt.
Nomads are enjoying a rich vein of form after winning their last seven games since Coach, Yasin Osman, and Assistant Coach, Bob Mpinganjira, took over.
The Fisd Challenge Cup finalists are on position six on the log table with 41 points.
The Lali Lubani Road side beat Eagles 1-0 last Saturday in a Fisd Challenge Cup semifinal at Kamuzu Stadium.
Wanderers’ Technical Director, Jack Chamangwana, downplayed the duo’s absence, saying the team has replacements.
“We regrouped on Monday and we have seen some positives from the boys. The team is ready and I know that it will be a hard game as they will be looking for revenge,” Chamangwana said.
Eagles General Manager, Gabriel Chirwa, insisted that they were not under pressure in their quest for the championship.
“We are aware that we need to win at all cost so that we can revive our title hopes,” Chirwa said.
Eagles beat Wanderers 2-1 in the first round.
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