BOV League Fixtures drawn: Ħamrun Spartans face Żejtun Corinthians in first match

| July 6th, 2013 | 3 Comments »

BOV-Draws-First-to-Third2013The fixtures for BOV First Division, BOV Second Division, BOV Third Division and BOV Women’s First Division leagues 2013/14 were held at the Grand Hotel Excelsior on Saturday by MFA Chief Executive Officer Bjorn Vassallo and BOV Chief Officer Michael Galea.

Bjorn Vassallo said that the association was fully prepared for another exciting football season following a perfect finale last season the BOV Premier League champion was determined with a decider. He also congratulated the champions in the various divisions.

The cherry on the cake for the football season was Malta’s win over Armenia in Yerevan. A win which meant a lot considering the negative perception which surrounded the local game.

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Frank Temile signs for Birkirkara

| July 6th, 2013 | 2 Comments »

bkara-fcChampions Birkirkara secured the services of former Valletta striker – Nigerian striker Frank Temile. He signed a one-year deal.

After a fantastic season with Valletta in 2007/08, Frank Temile was transferred to Dynamo Kyiv in Ukraine. However his Ukrainian experience was rather disappointing as he only played a few matches with the club’s second team, apart from a short loan spell with PFC Olexandria.

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Terence Scerri joins Naxxar Lions on loan

| July 6th, 2013 | Comments Off on Terence Scerri joins Naxxar Lions on loan

naxxar-lionsValletta striker Terence Scerri joined newly-promoted Naxxar Lions on loan until the end of the season. The news was announced in Valletta FC’s official website

Terence Scerri made his Premier League debut with Hibernians in season 2000/01. With the Paolites, he won all major honours and finished as top score in season 2008/09. The following season, he joined Valletta.

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Second edition of AME Cup launched

| July 5th, 2013 | Comments Off on Second edition of AME Cup launched

ame-cup-launch-2013Eight Premier League clubs will be taking part in the second edition of the AME Cup which will be held between Saturday 20th and Sunday 4th August at the Sirens Stadium. The AME Cup 2013 was launched during a press conference which was held at the Hotel Cavalieri, St. Julian’s on Friday.

Newly-promoted Naxxar Lions, Mosta, Tarxien Rainbows and Balzan were drawn in Group A while Floriana, Rabat Ajax, Qormi and the other newly-promoted side Vittoriosa Stars were drawn in Group B. The tournament is organised by JPL Sport Events and Luxol Sports.

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New Swieqi United Football Ground inaugurated

| July 5th, 2013 | Comments Off on New Swieqi United Football Ground inaugurated

swieqi-ground-inauguratedThe new football ground of Swieqi United at the St. Clare College Pembroke Primary School was inaugurated on Thursday by Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport Stefan Buontempo and MFA President Norman Darmanin Demajo in the presence of the members of the committee of Swieqi United FC led by president Dr Justin Fenech.

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