Hosts Zambia have been drawn in a tough Group A at the 2018 COSAFA Under-20 Championships to be staged in Kitwe from December 2-14.
Malawi aren't one of African football's big names, but that could soon change when the country's considerable youth investment bears fruit.
Orphans in Malawi have received over 100 Sadio Mane Liverpool shirts after they were donated when the forward changed his squad number in summer.
Georges Mandjeck will skipper the Indomitable Lions in Tuesday's meeting with Malawi.
The Dutch great picked up his first win as an international coach as the Flames were dispatched 1-0.
Justus Mugisha, the Vice President of Ugandan FA, believes Walter Nyamilandu will represent Africa well after being elected to the FIFA Council.
The President of Malawi's FA, Walter Nyamilandu, has been elected as a FIFA Council member for Africa's Anglophone region.
The Queen of Pop is also a soccer mom, and she's getting ever more involved in the beautiful game.
Malawi under-20 striker Abel Mwakilama died on Friday of suspected cerebral malaria in Portugal.
Ronny Van Geneugden, the head coach of the Malawi national football team, has revealed his blueprint to transform the Flames' fortunes.
Police say a football fan died after he was hit by a rock thrown by rival supporters at a game in Malawi.
Angola crashed out of the Cosafa Cup after failing to score for a second successive match and being pipped to top place in Group A by Tanzania.
Tanzania claimed a first-ever victory at the COSAFA Castle Cup at the eighth attempt after breezing past Malawi on Sunday.
The Football Association of Malawi says it still needs to officially inform the Confederation of African Football of its intention to withdraw.
Nigeria will not be competing at the 2017 African Nations Cup after losing 1-0 to Egypt on Tuesday.
Mohamed Salah scored in stoppage time to salvage a 1-1 draw for Egypt at Nigeria in a 2017 African Nations Cup qualifier on Friday.
South Sudan earned a draw in their World Cup qualifying debut, holding Mauritania 1-1 on Thursday, a day after the game was abandoned because of rain.
Nigeria beat Chad in their Group G opener in qualification for the 2017 African Nations Cup.
Zimbabwe missed their flight on Thursday for a 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier in Malawi because of a dispute with the national federation.
Real Madrid's Martin Odegaard impressed but could not help Norway find a breakthrough in a goalless draw with Sweden on Monday.
As African teams prepare to begin their journeys to next year's African Nations Cup, some travelling parties have contained notable absentees and others have struggled to get off the ground.