Raiders (Luxol) and Hibernians will be contesting the Women’s Knock-Out final on Tuesday 19th May after defeating Sliema Wanderers and Birkirkara respectively in the two semi-finals which were played on Monday.
In the first semi-final, Raiders (Luxol) found no difficulty in beating Sliema Wanderers 7-0. Ann Marie Said scored twice and Corissa Vella White, Tracy Teuma and Rebecca Vella scored one each to give them a five-goal lead by the end of the first half with Tracy Teuma adding another two goals after the break for a 7-0 win.
The second semi-final was a most entertaining clash between champions Hibernians and holders Birkirkara. Ylenia Carabott put the Paolites ahead late in the first half but early in the second half, Stephania Farrugia converted a penalty for Birkirkara. A few minutes later, Gabriella Zahra made it 2-1 for the Stripes but late in the game, Shona Zammit notched the equaliser to force extra-time.