Luke “Vahombe” Masomere has been appointed the new head coach of Border Strikers.

Masomere takes over from Never Malunga who has been reassigned by the club.

The coaching change comes at a time with the Premiership debutants anchoring the 16 team log table with 13 points with only seven games to go.

Border Strikers trail 15th placed Tsholotsho with six points and seven points behind Mutare City who occupy 14 place.

Masomere’s first game in charge is against Harare City on Friday in the Chibuku Super Cup.