President of the world’s football governing body Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA), Gianni Infantino has congratulated Malawi’s 2016/17 TNM Super League champions, Be Forward Wanderers football club upon winning their 6th league title.
In a congratulatory message to Football Association of Malawi (FAM) president, Water Nyamilandu, Infantino said he is grateful for Be Forward for becoming champions.
“lt gives me great pleasure to send my warmest congratulations to Be Forward Wanderers FC for their first championship title since 2006 and sixth title overall!,” the message reads.
The FIFA President believes that the title is “the result of the determination of everyone involved.”
He adds: “…and my congratulations go to the players, the coach, the administration, the entire technicai and medical staff as well as the fans for this great achievement.”
Be Forward Wanderers won the league title last week after thrashing Masters Security by four goals to one at a Balaka Stadium. However, the ceremony will take place on Sunday after their last league game against Red Lions at Civo Stadium in Lilongwe.
They will represent Malawi at the CAF Champion’s league for the fourth time.