By Staff Reporter
Silver Strikers on Saturday secured a narrow 1-nil win against Mighty Tigers to move to fourth on the log table in the TNM Super League.
Duncan Nyoni scored the only goal of the match 30 minutes in the first half in a closely contested match that took place at Kamuzu Stadium.
The win means that Silver has now accumulated 20 points, 15 behind league leaders Nyasa Big Bullets while Tigers have 15 points and they are on number 11 after playing 15 games.
In Chitowe, Mighty Mukuru Wanderers came from behind
to draw 1-1 against Mafco FC.
The home side scored through
Mphatso Philimon but Misheck Botoman equalised inside the six minutes of the added time.
In another match played on Saturday, Red Lions got a vital away victory as they beat Moyale Barracks 2-1 at Mzuzu Stadium. Brown Maganga and
Royal Bokosi scored for the Zomba-based soldiers while Newman Mwansamale pulled one back for the Lions of Kaning’ina
Blue Eagles and Ekwendeni Hammers shared the spoils as
Gilbert Chirwa scored for the Area 30 side while Wongani Lungu scored for Ekwendeni.
On Sunday, Kamuzu Barracks will host Nyasa Big Bullets at Civo Stadium as Karonga United play Sable Farming at Karonga Stadium.
Elsewhere, Dedza Dynamos will play their first match at their original home ground, Dedza Stadium this season as they host Ekwendeni Hammers.
On Tuesday, Civil Service United will host Mighty Mukuru Wanderers and Silver Strikers will play TN Stars at Silver Stadium on Wednesday.