Nine Malawi national football team players and assistant coach Bob Mpinganjira have tested positive to Covid-19, the Football Association of Malawi has said.
This was after tests were done as part of the FAM’s camping protocols.
The nine are Silver Strikers trio of goalkeeper Brighton Munthali, midfielder Chikondi Kamanga and striker Stain Dave, Bullet’s defender Gomezgani Chirwa, Wanderers duo of Yamikani Chester and Peter Cholopi, Karonga United midfielder Antony Mfune , Blue Eagles striker Gaddie Chirwa and MAFCO’s Paul Ndlobvu.
All the players and Mpinganjira are asymptomatic and have gone into Isolation.
Meanwhile, Head coach Meck Mwase continues his COVID-19 isolation pending his follow- up test to be done later this week.