Mzuni Football Club and Civil Sporting Club played out a goalless draw in the first leg of their Airtel top 8 quarterfinal tie on Saturday.
Mzuni played fantastic football and dominated possession but still failed to open Civil’s defence operated by Damiano Kunje, Emmanuel Zoya and Lawrence Chaziya.
Mzuni coach Gilbert Chirwa said the game was tough.
“It was a tough game all together. We played well but failed to score, we are going to sit down and polish where we can in order to do better in the second leg,” Chirwa said.
In his part, Civil Sporting club coach, Franco Ndawa said that they are going to use home ground advantage in the second leg.
“We didn’t play well in the first half but we changed in second half, to us it’s not a bad result because we are going to use home ground advantage in the second leg,” Ndawa said.
The second leg will be played in capital Lilongwe at Civo stadium next week.