Hibernians end UEFA Women's Champions League commitments with a draw

women-champions-leagueHibernians became the first Maltese club to obtain a positive result in the qualifying round of the UEFA Women’s Champions League after holding KI of the Faroe Islands in a 3-3 draw at the Municipal Geroskipou in Paphos on Sunday.

Malena Josephsen put KI ahead on the 14th but Emma Xuereb equalised in added time before the end of the first half. Charlene Zammit made it 2-1 for the Paolites on the 61st but a minute later, Maria Thomsen restored equilibrium. KI regained the lead through Josephsen on the 70th but captain Dorianne Theuma notched the equaliser three minutes in added time.

HIBS Keoney Demicoli, Rodiana Borg, Claire Sciberras, Dorianne Theuma, Emma Xuereb, Ruth Steer Chetham (46′ Dionne Tonna), Martina Borg, Mandy Debono, Shona Zammit, Charlene Zammit, Francesca Chircop (46′ Rebecca Naudi).

Ana Ivanov, Erla Christiansen, Ragna Patawary, Malena Josephsen, Rannvá Andreasen, Maria Thomsen, Gudny Johannesen (78′ Hervør Olsen), Sigrid Jacobsen, Olga Kristina Hansen, Eydvør Klakstein, Bára Klakstein.

Referee: Ivana Projkovska (MKD)