Futsal: Luxol, Valletta register wins

Double win for Luxol and Valletta keeps winning

In the Malta FA Futsal League Elite Round Luxol St. Andrew’s registered wins over Birkirkara and Swieqi United.

In their first match, Luxol had a tough resistance from Birkirkara but managed to acquire the three points with a tight 4-3 score. It was deginitely a balanced encounter and Birkirkara came out with their heads held up high as they had the best performance so far.

In the other match, Luxol had a stunning win of 10-1 against Swieqi United. Luxol had braces from Shataizan Zarb, George Frendo, Maicon Silva Gaiewski and Mark Zammit, together with a goal apiece for Leanderson Coriolando Sant’Anna and Andy Mangion. Swieqi United’s sole goal was scored by Maximilano Navarro.

Despite the heavy defeat against Luxol, Swieqi obtained a decisive win of 3-1 against Tarxien Rainbows.

On Friday night, the University of Malta Students won 6-5 against Tarxien Rainbows while Valletta beat Birkirkara 5-2.

On the other hand, the First Division clash between Pietà Hotspurs and Luxol U19 ended up in a very balanced and entertaining 5-5 draw with the Luxol youngsters equalising within the last fifteen seconds.

Standings – EliteValletta 48; Luxol 45; Swieqi United 31; Birkirkara 28; University of Malta Students Futsal 18 & Tarxien Rainbows 15.

Standings – First DivisionPietà Hotspurs 19; Luxol U19 13; Swieqi United U21 12 & UM Futsal Academy 3.