Malawi drew 0-0 with Cameroon in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying campaign at the Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre on Tuesday.
The draw means that, the Flames remained third on the group standings, while the Indomitable Lions also remained at the top of the table.
Malawi’s Flames were seeking revenge against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, who under the supervision of Dutch legend Clarence Seedorf.
The Indomitable Lions had beaten the Flames 1-0 courtesy of Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting’s goal in the first leg which was played in Yaounde.
The score was 0-0 in the half-time between Malawi and Cameroon.
The Flames continued to search for the opening goal after recess against Cameroon, who are set to host next year’s AFCON finals but their efforts weren’t enough to see them find the back of the net.
Spain-based striker Karl Toko Ekambi was introduced by the Indomitable Lions after the hour-mark as they looked to break the deadlock.
However, Malawi were solid and organized at the back, and they were able to frustrate the Cameroon attackers.
At the end, it was Malawi 0-0 Cameroon as the two teams shared the spoils on the day.