Monthly Archives: February 2013

FXDD Futsal First Division League Round Up

27/02/2013 Fixtures
San Gwann - Current FXDD First Division Leaders

San Gwann are leading the FXDD Futsal First Division League by three solitary points over Qormi with one game in hand. Qormi having played one game less than San Gwann and are well poised to join the leaders  if they manage to snatch full points from their next game against Zurrieq, next week. St. Patrick’s are following closely just a point behind second placed Qormi. The promotion challenge thus remains wide open with all three teams clearly determined to compete in top Futsal Premier League next season. St. Patrick’s have so far only lost one game, against direct rivals San Gwann, but also lost precious points in draws against Mosta and Luqa St. Andrews. On the other hand San Gwann have lost against Melita and Luqa St. Andrews. Qormi dropped six points against title hopefuls St. Patrick’s and San Gwann.  Qormi also possess the best goal average from the leading Read the full article…

Registrations Deadline

26/02/2013 News

Some of you have been asking us when is the player registration deadline. Kindly find extract from  the FMA Rules Governing Futsal Competitions (available online http://www.fma.com.mt/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/FMA-Rules-Governing-Futsal-Competitions-May-2012-approved-by-council.pdf) 9. GENERAL PROVISIONS (i) Players taking part in Futsal Competitions organized by the Association shall only be eligible to participate in FMA Competitions upon obtaining their 16 th birthday. (ii)   (a)  All players taking part in Futsal Competitions organized by the Association may have an amateur or a professional status subject to the applicable conditions mentioned hereunder. (b) All players taking part in Futsal Competitions organized by the Association must be male and registered with the Malta Football Association (Form E) and with a FMA Member Club through a FMA Registration (FMA Players Registration Form R) in accordance with these rules and/or in accordance with the other Rules, Regulations and Bye‐Laws of the Association.   (c)  All players may only be allowed to register with one FMA  Member Club during the same season.     (iii) (a) Read the full article…

FXDD Futsal Premier League Week 13 Round Up

18/02/2013 Fixtures
Tarxien Rainbows

Balzan regain joint leadership whilst Tarxien consolidate position In the thirteenth week of the FXDD Futsal Premier League, Balzan FC climbed back to top spot, joining Hibernians with 26 points and a slightly better goal difference. In Tuesday’s game, Balzan trounced Luxol Saint Andrews 11-1, in a complete one-sided encounter, leaving the Saints trailing at the lower end of the table with just 5 points out of 10 games played. Earlier, Tarxien-Zejtun offered more interest to the Futsal enthusiasts, as both teams were coming from positive results against direct opponents, Lija and Balzan respectively.  However, it was the Rainbows who had the upper hand in a keenly fought encounter, when they beat the Corinthians, 8-5, thus consolidating there placing with the top 4 securely. Tarxien Romanian International Gabriel Dobre was instrumental in this game as he managed to score 5 goals.   Floriana returned to winning ways on Friday, with Read the full article…

FXDD Futsal Premier League Week 12 Round Up

12/02/2013 Fixtures

Tarxien Rainbows end first round commitments with important direct win The FXDD Futsal Premier League first round came to an end last week, with Tarxien Rainbows registering an important win in a direct encounter against Lija Athletics, with both teams battling it out for a position with the top four.  With Tuesday’s 5-1 win, (halftime score 1-1) the Rainbows overcame Lija Athletics momentarily in the standings. With Tarxien evidently picking up momentum in the past weeks, the direct clash against Lija Athletics, as expected, offered a good futsal spectacle. The Rainbows had 3 Romanian international players (Dobre, Brasonveanu and Raducu) in their line-up, are undoubtedly one of the teams playing the best futsal at the moment and with the Futsal Play-offs championship format, all top four teams stand an equal chance of clinching the title.   Lija on the other hand were left licking their wounds, and their low morale Read the full article…

Changes In Fixtures – FXDD Futsal Second Division

09/02/2013 Fixtures

The Futsal Malta Association would like notify all the parties involved with the following changes. The fixtures from the FXDD futsal Second division scheduled for the 10th March have been postponed to the following dates. Ghaxaq vs Zebbug will be played on the 21st March at 19:45 Msida v Pembroke will be played on the 21st March at 21:15 Attard v Ta Xbiex will be played on the 25th April at 19:45

FXDD Futsal Premier League Week 11 Round Up

04/02/2013 Fixtures

Zejtun, Balzan share points after balanced encounter The FXDD Futsal League continued last week after a short break during which the Futsal National Team was involved in the Euro Championship Qualifying Round, with two games on Friday night at the Corradino Pavilion. Zejtun Corinthians once again proved their Championship credentials, when they held Champions Balzan FC to a 4-4 draw after an entertaining and well balanced encounter. With this draw, the Corinthians confirmed their place solidly with the top four, behind Balzan and Hibernians who are both still unbeaten after nine games, ending the first round on equal points. With the inclusion of Charlo Magro in the Zejtun rearguard and with Zvesdan Vukovic in outstanding form, the Corinthians forged ahead early in the first half. Balzan equalised through a fine display from Glenn Bonello but it was Zvesdan Vukovic who put Zejtun again in the lead in the 18th minute. Read the full article…