Luxol and Valletta to go for the top place decider

24/02/2018 Fixtures

Luxol and Valletta kept winning and sharing the Elite’s leadership before the Playoffs Final Stage. This will lead both teams to play a decider in order to determine the first and second place to be placed in the respective playoff’s fixture. The decider is set for Tuesday 27/2/18 at the Corradino Sport Pavillion and kicks off at 8pm. Luxol easily made it 6-3 against Hamrun Tre Angeli, who will also be participating in the Elite Play Offs. Luxol’s Maicon Silva proved an outstanding performance and had a hat-trick. Emil Andrei Raducu, Mark Zammit and Andy Mangion added more goals for Luxol. On the other hand Hamrun reduced the matters through Daniel Mifsud’s goal and Stefan Camilleri’s brace. In another entertaining and balanced encounter, Valletta proved to be the better side against a tough Mriehel ESS. Mriehel ESS had their positive moments but weren’t enough to beat the Citizens. The Lillywhites Read the full article…


Luxol and Valletta strengthen their shared leadership

17/02/2018 Fixtures

Luxol and Valletta retained their leading position in the Elite Round round by scoring eight goals each. Luxol’s encounter with Swieqi United turned out to be an easy win for Luxol; the end result being 8-1. The end of the first half left Luxol leading comfortably with four goals in advance through Rogerio Santos Filho, Maicon Silva, Andy Mangion and Gian Carlo Sammut. This continued during the second half, when the team led by coach Frane Despotovic, scored four other goals through Andy Mangion’s goal, a brace from Maicon Silva and the final goal from captain Mark Zammit. On the other hand, Swieqi United’s consolation goal was scored by Zurab Lukava. Earlier this week Valletta faced Hamrun Tre Angeli, after their match was postponed due to water seepage from the pavillion’s roof resulting from   heavy rain. Valletta started with a strong outcome of 4-1 in the first half through a Read the full article…


University of Malta remain on top

10/02/2018 Fixtures

In their second academic derby of the season, the Universitarians consolidated their Division One’s leadership smashing Junior College for 9-0. The score sheet included a poker by Nermin Hasanbegovic, a brace by Jose Maria Aguilera Castellano and a goal apiece for Neil Cauchi, Paul Scerri and Albert Aquilina. Ten goals were on the mark between Marsaskala and Tarxien JMI, leaving both teams undecided till 4-4. Tarxien JMI broke the deadlock through Armando Djepali and Marsaskala levelled the matters through Khail Drago. Tarxien were again on the lead through Craig Pickard until John Paul Barabara relevelled the score. Armando Djepali scored again and the Southsiders brought again the equaliser through Antonio Fraschilla. Tarxien JMI went 4-3 as Uros Markovic put the ball at the back of the net. Marsaskala’s Tiwtiw Jr Afifi made it 4-4. Finally Armando Djepali and Radovan Duric sealed the end result of 6-4 for Tarxien JMI. Despite Read the full article…


Luxol and Valletta retain their joint leadership

03/02/2018 Fixtures

The ability of both Luxol and Valletta to have winnings on their side led to a joint leadership in the Elite Round. Luxol opened the score after eight minutes of play through Giancarlo Sammut. Three minutes later a goal on each side  decided the final result. Essa Benatiya levelled the matters from the penalty spot, while captain Mark Zammit gave Luxol the 2-1 win over Mriehel ESS. On the otherhand Valletta did their utmost effort to win 4-2 against Swieqi United. The Citizens were on the mark twice with Murtaz Kakabadze and a goal apiece for Dylan Musu and their new acquisition, Camillo Andres Gomes Vanegas from Colombia. Shota Chanukvadze and Christian Wismayer scored for Swieqi United. In Division One Pietà Nordiska found no hard bones in making it7-2 against bottom team Junior College. Pietà were already comfortable leaders with the score of 5-0, before the end of the first half. Read the full article…


This time, it’s Luxol

27/01/2018 Fixtures

The highlight of this week was the starting of the Elite Round with the big match between Luxol and Valletta. In contrast to what happened in the first round, Luxol determinantly won this match with the end result of 5-0. During the first half Rogerio Dos Santos Filho, Frane Depotovic and Mark Zammit, gave a wide gap in favour of Luxol. In the second half, the Citizens sacrified themselves by pushing forward through Xavier Saliba as the flying keeper. This move paved way to Luxol to score two more goals in an empty net. Frane Depotovic together with their recent acquisition Maicon Da Silva Gaiewski, netted again for Luxol. In another thrilling match, Hamrun Tre Angeli won against Swieqi United with the end result of 8-6. Hamrun had braces by Frank Paul Azzopardi and Everton Da Silva Santos, a goal apiece for Manuel Jesus Cespedes Gallardo, Florin Anton and Aleksander Read the full article…


Initiation of Futsal’s second round

19/01/2018 Fixtures

The match between University of Malta and Swieqi United U21, kick started Futsal’s second round with the opening matches from Division One. University of Malta offered a tactically disciplined performance against the very energetic and spirited Swieqi United U21 team. Nermin Hasanbegovic, Jose Maria Aguilera Castellano from the penalty spot, Gary Inguanez together with Neil Cauchi gave a 4-1 win to the Universitarians. On the other hand Swieqi’s youngsters scored through their captain Dylan Pace. Following, Pietà Nordiska gave no chance to Marsaskala through a win of 8-3. Tarxien JMI had a tough struggle in order to manage to achieve the three points against Qormi; the end result being 4-3.


Valletta’s first defeat puts Universitarians in the semis

14/01/2018 Fixtures

On its return from the festive season, futsal resumed this week with the Knock Out Quarter Final. At this stage occured the least unexpected; the elimination of Valletta from this competition by the University of Malta (UOM). Despite holding on to a perfect track record in the league, Valletta had to bow to the Universitarians’ determination which made them victorious with a win of 4-2. UOM went on the lead through Nermin Hasanbegovic and Shawn Deguara. The Citizens replied through Mohammed Lamari’s brace, giving the momentarily equalizer. The Universitarians returned again on the lead through Gary Inguanez. In the last minute, when Valletta pushed everyting forward by utilizing Murtaz Kakabadze as the flying keeper, UOM’s goalkeeper Dylan Cacciatolo grasped the opportunity to score from the other side of the pitch in a clean net. This magnificent goal sealed UOM’s qualification to the semi final and filled them with joy and Read the full article…


Closure of the First Round of Futsal

23/12/2017 Fixtures

The First Round of Futsal closed down last Monday with the last two matches. Luxol won easily 24-1 against Junior College, while Tarxien JMI beat Qormi with the end result of 9-1. Futsal resumes on Thursday 11th January 2018, with the first two matches from the Knock Out Competition’s Quarter Final. On that day Luxol will be facing Marsaskala, while Valletta will play against University of Malta. The following day, the other matches are set between Hamrun Tre Angeli and Tarxien JMI while Swieqi United will play against Pietà Nordiska. The second round kicks off with three matches from the First Division. The first two being scheduled for Monday 15th January are University of Malta against Swieqi United U21 while Pietà Nordiska will play against Marsaskala. Friday 18th January will see again Tarxien JMI against Qormi. The Elite Round is set to start on Friday 26th January with two big Read the full article…


Mriehel ESS ascertained their place in the Elite

16/12/2017 Fixtures

Mriehel ESS made it in the Elite, after winning 5-2 in their decisive challenge against the University of Malta. In the 15th minute the Universitarians went on the lead through Leo Muscat. Five minutes later, a brace from Faisal Alnakoo put Mriehel ESS’ mind at rest before half time. In the opening of the second half, Jose Maria Aguilera Castellano levelled the matters and made them 2-2. From that moment, Mriehel ESS made no return back and ascertained their place in the Elite, through goals from Alan Galea, Marwan Telisi and Ayoub Ahmad. In the other matches played this week, Swieqi United beat their own youngsters for 5-4. Valletta ended their first round winning all the eleven matches, as they won against Marsaskala 6-0. Hamrun Tre Angeli trashed Junior College for 20-0, while Luxol consolidated their second place as they won against Pietà Nordiska with the end result of 8-2.


A tie between UOM and Swieqi United for the third place

09/12/2017 Fixtures

Swieqi United are solely at the third place, after a draw of 5-5 against the University of Malta. With this result the Universitarians are at the fourth place with only one point ahead of Hamrun Tre Angeli. The Universitarians netted their five goals from a hat-trick by Spanish Jose Maria Aguilera Castellano and a goal apiece for Gary Inguanez and Leo Muscat. Swieqi United scored through Chris Cardona, Ryan Xuereb, Zurab Lukava and a brace from Shota Chanukvadze. In the other matches played this week, Luxol and Hamrun Tre Angeli continued on their winning trends. Luxol confirmed their second place as they won against Tarxien JMI for 8-3. Hamrun continued to impress as they trashed Pietà Nordiska with the end result of 12-1.