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Famous Soccer Players from Malawi

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List of the best soccer players from Malawi. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Malawi, along with photos when available. This list of best Malawi soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Malawi soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Examples include Robin Ngalande and Chimango Kayira.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Malawi footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Malawi soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Malawi in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Malawi soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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Tamika Mkandawire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Defender, Midfielder
Tamika Paul Mkandawire is a footballer, currently playing for the Tampa Bay Rowdies of the North American Soccer League.
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Robin Ngalande is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Robin Ngalande Forward
Robin Ngalande Junior is a Malawian international footballer who plays for South African club Ajax Cape Town, on loan from Bidvest Wits, as a striker.
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Simplex Nthala is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Simplex Nthala Goalkeeper
Simplex Nthala is a Malawian footballer, who currently plays for Ferroviário de Nampula in Mozambique.
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Atusaye Nyondo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Atusaye Nyondo Forward
Atusaye Nyondo is a Malawian footballer who currently plays for Pretoria University in the South African Premier Soccer League.
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Chimango Kayira is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Chimango Kayira Midfielder
Chimango Kayira is a Malawian soccer player.
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Zicco Mkanda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Zicco Mkanda Forward
Zicco Mkanda is a Malawian footballer who currently plays for Liga Muçulmana Maputo.
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Peter Mponda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Defender
Peter Mponda is a Malawian footballer who currently plays for Santos Football Club in South Africa. He plays as a central defender and is the captain of the Malawi national team.
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Russell Mwafulirwa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Russell Mwafulirwa Forward
Russell Mwafulirwa is a Malawian football player who currently plays for Swedish side IK Sleipner.
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John Banda is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
John Banda Midfielder
John Banda is a Malawian footballer, who currently plays for Blue Eagles.
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Chiukepo Msowoya is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Chiukepo Msowoya Forward
Chiukepo Msowoya is a Malawian footballer who currently plays for Mozambican side Costa do Sol and the Malawi national team.
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Joseph Kamwendo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Joseph Kamwendo Midfielder
Joseph Kamwendo is a Malawian international footballer who plays in DR Congo for TP Mazembe, as a midfielder. He is the first foreigner to be bestowed the Soccer Star of the Year in Zimbabwe. In ...more
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Patrick Mabedi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Defender
Patrick Mabedi is a retired Malawian football. His position is defender. He also played for the country's national team for a long time. He is nicknamed Bostik or General.
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Tawonga Chimodzi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Tawonga Chimodzi Midfielder
Tawonga Chimodzi is a Malawian footballer who currently plays for Iraklis Psachna and Malawi. His position is midfielder. He signed for Greek club Iraklis Psachna in August 2013.
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Moses Chavula is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Moses Chavula Defender
Moses Chavula is a Malawian footballer who plays as a defender for MTL Wanderers. A longtime member of the Malawi national football team, Chavula has competed for his national team since 2003. ...more
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Charles Swini is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Charles Swini Goalkeeper
Charles Swini is a Malawian footballer, who currently plays for Silver Strikers. On 23 January 2015, Swini signed for CD Costa do Sol on a season loan.
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Fisher Kondowe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Midfielder
Fisher Kondowe is a Malawian football player who currently plays for Big Bullets. His position is midfielder.
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Davie Banda is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Davie Banda Midfielder
Davi Banda is a Malawian footballer who last played for Black Leopards in the South African Premier Soccer League.
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Jimmy Zakazaka is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Jimmy Zakazaka Forward
Jimmy Zakazaka is a Malawian football player who has played at international level for Malawi. His position is striker. Clubs he has played for include Free State Stars and Bay United.
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James Sangala is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
James Sangala Defender
James Sangala is a Malawian international footballer who plays for Angolan club side Primeiro de Agosto, as a defender.
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Tam Nsaliwa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Midfielder
Tamandani Wazayo Phillip "Tam" Nsaliwa is a professional football player currently playing for Bucaspor in the TFF First League.
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Robert Ng'ambi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Midfielder
Robert Ng'ambi is a Malawian football player who currently plays for Platinum Stars in the South African Premier Soccer League. His position is midfielder.
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Peter Wadabwa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Peter Wadabwa Forward, Midfielder
Peter Wadabwa is a Malawian footballer who currently plays for Golden Arrows in the South African Premier Soccer League.
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Harry Nyirenda is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Harry Nyirenda Defender
Harry Nyirenda is a Malawian footballer, who currently plays for South African side Black Leopards.
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Steve Chagoma is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Steve Chagoma Defender
Steve Chagoma is a Malawian soccer player.
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Amadu Ali is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Malawi
Amadu Ali Goalkeeper
Amadu Ali is a Malawian soccer player.