FISD cup future lies in a hang as the company is going through financial problems.
In a memo dated 13 August 2019, Foundation for Irrigation Sustainable Development
(FISD) which sponsors the cup has not paid its working staff for the past five months. The development lead the company’s workers to start a sit in on Tuesday.
The company started sponsoring football in the country in 2016 to the tune of k60 million.
Kamuzu Barracks football club was the first to win the cup in its inaugural season. Be forward Wanderers are the defending champions having defeated Silver Strikers 3-2 in 2018.
This is a big blow as Castle Limited pulled out sponsorship for Calsberg cup this year.