By Joseph story MANA
Mighty Mukuru Wanderers FC new catch, Christopher Kumwembe, scored a hatrick in an away match where they hammered Zomba based soldiers, Red Lions FC, 3-0 in the 2023 TNM Super League match at Balaka Stadium on Saturday.
Kumwembe also won Man of the Match accolade where he pocketed K150,000 from Smile Life Insurance Company.
Speaking after the match, the striker expressed excitement for scoring three goals, beating the Zomba soldiers in the process and leading top goal scorer race with four goals in two matches.
He further commended his fellow players for good coordination and promised Wanderers’ supporters more stunning performances.
Mighty Mukuru Wanderers FC Head Coach Mark Harrison said his charges played brilliantly throughout the match, adding Wanderers have started the new season with good energy.
Harrison, however, urged his charges to keep the fire burning, warning that the journey to the league title is long.
Taking his turn, Red Lions FC Head Coach Mike Kumanga said it is very disappointing to start losing points at the early stage of the league, promising to correct the mistakes they made during the game.
The win means Wanderers are leading the TNM Super League log table with six points in two matches.