Football Association of Malawi (FAM) says it will receive a late application for the Malawi national football team coach job from Meke Mwase.

The FA advertised the position and stopped receiving letters on 31st May and Meke Mwase who is interim coach for the flames did not apply as he said his focus was on the cosafa tournament.

FAM president Walter Nyamilandu said Mwase’s application will be considered as he has proved worthy for the role.

“I have given the assurance that his application will be considered despite coming late and has proved his worthy as interim coach after coaching the Malawi national football team under 20 and under 23”, he said.

In his reaction Mwase who has been interim coach for the Flames since April this year said he was had his focus on the cosafa tournament but he would have loved to take the job permanently.

“I did not apply for the job as I wanted to concentrate on the COSAFA tournament but this is a job I am already doing and would love to take the coaching job permanently “, Mwase said.
Meke Mwase has been in charge of the Flames in seven games as interim coach and has only lost once with three wins and three draws and has guided the team to the finals of the 2019 cosafa plate section against South Africa.

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