Curse lifted! Civo gets winning momentum

Curse lifted! Civo gets winning momentum

ZOMBA (Malawi NewsNow ) — Civil Service United (Civo) on Sunday won the finals of the Intercity Soccer Fiesta at Civo Stadium in Lilongwe after defeating Blue Eagles 12-11 in post-match penalties in the capital city derby.

The teams tied 1-1 at regulation time.

Civo went home with K2 million for winning Intercity Charity Football Trophy after the two-day tournament.

The runners-up Blue Eagles pocketing K750,000.

Big Bullets, who beat Silver Strikers by a Jelesi Lufeyo lone strike from a free kick in the third-place play-off walked home K500,000 richer while the Bankers got K250,000.

In Blantyre, Mighty Be Forward Wanderers lost 2-1 to Fisd Wizards Saturday in a friendly encounter that took place at Kamuzu Stadium.