Second defeat for Birkirkara in Euro Cup

Euro-Challenge-CupChampions Birkirkara suffered a second defeat in the Euro Cup as they lost 0-1 to rivals Valletta. For the Citizens, this was the first win after being held in a draw by Hibernians in their first outing.

Gambia international striker Hamza Barry scored the all-important goal for Valletta during the second half.

Valletta join Hibernians on top of the table with four points, followed by Sliema on three and Birkirkara lie at the bottom of the table without any points.

On Tuesday, Sliema Wanderers take on Valletta while on Wednesday, Birkirkara face Hibernians. Both matches will be played at the Centenary Stadium, kick-off at 20:00.

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