Sad news as promising Flames striker Abel Mwakilama dies

Reports reaching us suggest footballer and flames under 20 forward Abel Mwakilama has died. According to information at hand, the player  died on Friday after a short illness.

Mwakilama who Just months ago after joining Sporting Clube Esmoriz of Portugal,  succumbed to cerebral malaria.Team manager for the Malawi National team also confirmed about the development.“I can confirm of the sad news. I spoke his agent in Mozambique,” he said.

Mwakilama joined Clube de Esmoriz in January from Chitipa United where he made his name before helping the team earn promotion the team into the top flight league in 2017. Avid sports fan Winnie nyondo  wrote on her facebook page  ” oh so sad and I cant believe Abel Mwakilama why why why?”

Many Sports fans are shocked by this news . Abel Mwakilama used toplay for Chitipa United before his move to Portugal .Details of funeral arrangements will be announced