Double for Pietà Hotspurs Under-17

After winning the double in the Under-15 category, Pietà Hotspurs crowned a most successful season in the competitions organised by the Youth Football Association after winning the double in the Under-17 category.

The Hotspurs, who won Section A in the Under-17 League, won the Under-17 Knock-Out Competition after defeating Floriana 3-1 in the final at the Victor Tedesco Stadium on Sunday.

Following a goalless first half, Zean Leonardi put the Hotspurs ahead on the 47th minute and nine minutes later, Neil Buttigieg doubled the score. Leo Agius pulled one back for Floriana on the 71st minute but Kurt Briffa sealead the issue with a third goal in added time.