Frank Schembri has been appointed as new Assistant Coach of Floriana FC.
Schembri has vast experience in local football having until recently been engaged in the technical sector of the MFA and previously also with the technical sector of Melita.
President Johann Said showed his satisfaction with this appointment and said that he is confident that Frank Schembri’s experience will be invaluable to coach Michael Woods.
Meanwhile Floriana have reached an agreement with Luke Agius on a new 3 year contract with the club.
Luke Agius, a Floriana FC product scored one goal last season against Hibernians before joining St. George’s on loan for the second part of the season.
On the other hand, the Greens have reached an agreement with Gzira United over the permanent transfer of goalkeeper Simon Agius.
Simon Agius who joined Floriana from Lija Athletics was instrumental in the team that reached the final of the FA Trophy in the 2005/2006 season.
As regards the new deal signed by Luke Agius, Johann Said said that he is extremely happy that another Floriana FC product has been confirmed in the squad for next season. On the other hand, Said thanked Simon Agius for his services and augured him well for his career.
In a separate stament, the Floriana FC committee announced that tickets for the Floriana side for the match against AEK Larnaca to be played on Thursday 14th July at the Hibs Ground will be subsidised for all Floriana FC members.
All Floriana FC members will have the opportunity to buy the tickets at a subsidised price of €15 when they buy the tickets in the days and times indicated below. Children 12 years and under will be admitted for free even when not accompanied by a paying adult.
The sales of tickets before match day will be done from the Club House on The Granaries. For supporters to benefit from this subsidy, all that is needed is to present their membership card or else if not yet members, supporters can become members prior to buying the tickets. Sales of tickets will be made as indicated below:
Friday 8th July – During the BBQ organised by the Floriana FC Supporters Club
Saturday 9th July – from the Club House between 11am and 1pm
Sunday 10th July – from the Club House between 11am and 1pm
Monday 11th July – from the Club House between 6.30pm and 8pm
Tuesday 12th July – from the Club House between 6.30pm and 8pm
Floriana FC would like to point out that this subsidy is being given only on tickets for the side reserved for Floriana supporters.
Whoever is still not a paid member and would like to benefit from this subsidy can pay for their membership in the days indicated above. The club would like to remind its supporters that with every membership of €30, each member is given a voucher for the value of €40 as well as other discounts valid throughout the year from various outlets.