Malawi vs Namibia COSAFA Cup LIVE Football Score 13 Jul 2021
ABOUT THE MATCH
Malawi is going head to head with Namibia starting on 13 Jul 2021 at 10:00 UTC . The match is a part of the COSAFA Cup, Group B. High-flying Namibia go toe-to-toe against Malawi on Tuesday looking to maintain their 100% start to this year’s COSAFA Cup.
Meanwhile, Malawi will aspire to jumpstart their campaign by recording their first victory of the competition at the third time of asking.Picking up from where they left off, Namibia continue to surpass expectations following another impressive 2-0 triumph over Zimbabwe on Sunday.
Elmo Kambindu netted with four minutes left on the clock to put the result beyond doubt after Qadr Amin inadvertently put the ball past his own goalkeeper to give Ricardo Mannetti’s men the lead.With maximum points from their two games so far, the Brave Warriors remain in the box seat in Group A, two point ahead of their nearest challengers Mozambique having played one game less.
One more win all but guarantees Namibia a place in the knockout stages, but they would need to get the better of Malawi, which is something they have not done in four previous meetings.The most recent of those matches was in the 2019 edition of the COSAFA Cup, where Malawi claimed a group-stage 2-1 win en route to a quarter-final exit.
After a 2-2 draw against Zimbabwe to set the ball rolling, Malawi fell to a 2-0 loss in their clash against Mozambique on Sunday.Bob Mpinganjira’s men were level heading into the interval before second-half goals from Vitinho and Francisco Simbine put the game beyond their reach.
The Flames are one of two Group B sides yet to pick up a win and are bottom of the group as things stand, albeit with a game in hand.Alongside Zimbabwe – the other Group B team yet to record a victory – Malawi have conceded more goals than any other outfit, with the exception of Lesotho.
The national selections of Malawi and Namibia will come up against one other on Tuesday for a match of the group stage of Cosafa Cup. Namibia is currently on top of the standings in group B of the tournament with six points, while Malawi is down on the last 5th spot with a single point.
Malawi vs Namibia Head to Head
|HEAD TO HEAD||LAST GAME||LAST GAMES||LAST GAMES HOME/AWAY|
|Malawi||Win||3 W/ 2 D/ 1 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Namibia||Loss||1 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
Last game between the teams: 28.05.2019 COSAFA Cup: Namibia – Malawi 1:2; Vetunuavi Hambira 16’; Gabadinho Mhango 43’, Gerald Phiri 48’(penalty)
Last game on neutral venue: 28.05.2019 COSAFA Cup: Namibia – Malawi 1:2; Vetunuavi Hambira 16’; Gabadinho Mhango 43’, Gerald Phiri 48’(penalty)
Worth mentioning: Malawi prevailed 2:1 away from home when they last met Namibia two years agoin May of 2019 at the group stage of COSAFA Cup. Back then both nations made it to the knock-out phase of the tournament. The two teams have met on a total of six times, with Namibia winning just one of those, while Malawi triumphed on ot three occasions and two ended without a winner in draws. None of the six encounters have ended in a victory for the listed as host nation. Just two of all six H2H clashes produced over 2,5 goals, and only the same witnessed goals at both ends.
Malawi vs Namibia Stats
|AS OF 12.07||LAST GAME||LAST 10 GAMES||LAST 5 GAMES HOME/AWAY|
|Malawi||Draw||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||1 W/ 3 D/ 1 L|
|Namibia||Win||4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game Malawi: 11`.07.2021 COSAFA Cup: Mozambique – Malawi 2:0; Victor Jacinto Tesoura Junior 55′ (penalty), Francisco Nelson Simbine 68′
Top performers Malawi: Khuda Muyaba 1 goal, Kuwali Schumacher 1 goal, Stanley Sanudi 1 assist.
Next game Malawi: 14.07.2021 COSAFA Cup: Senegal – Malawi
Last game Namibia: 11.07.2021 COSAFA Cup: Namibia – Zimbabwe 2:0; Qadar Amini 70′ (own goal), Elmo Kambindu 86′
Top performers Namibia: Elmo Kambindu 2 goal, Marcel Papama 1 goal, Isaskar Gurirab 1 assist.
Next game Namibia: 14.07.2021 COSAFA Cup: Mozambique – Namibia
Worth mentioning: Malawi lost 2:0 to Mozambique their 2nd game at Cosafa Cup on Sunday. Just two days earlier Malawi began its partitipation at the tournament with 2:2 draw against Zimbabwe. Malawi has gone three straight matches without a win, recording two defeats and a draw and conceding exactly two goals in each of those games. Both of the team’s two victory across the last eleven meetings were achieved via the same slender 1:0 scores. Just one of Malawi’s last five clashes featured over 2,5 goals and only the same also saw both involved nations to score.
Namibia defeated Zimbabwe 2:0 on Sunday and is enjoying a perfect start to Cosafa Cup, after winning both of their two opening matches. The team is on a run of four straight victories and unbeaten in five across all competitions. They have scored two or more in each of the last four clashes, while not conceding more than a goal in any of the last six encounters. Three of Namibia last five meetings resulted in over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.