Birkirkara girls lose narrowly in Lithuania

A goal by Isadora Freitas after just two minutes handed hosts Gintra Universitetas a narrow win over Birkirkara in a match from Group 10 of the UEFA Women’s Champions League qualifiers at the SRC Alytus stadionas in Alytus, Lithuania on Wednesday.

On Saturday, the Stripes take on Vllaznia who defeated Wexford Youths 3-1 in another match on Thursday.

GINTRA Greta Lukjancuke, Nothando Vilakazi, Anastasia Filenko, Algimante Mikutaite (86’ Lyubov Gudchenko), Dovile Gaileviciute, Isadora Freitas, Jermaine Seoposenwe, Vestina Neverdauskaite, Simona Velickaite, Kelen Bender (32’ Miranda Nild)(46’ Rimante Jonusaite), Anna Pilipenko.

B’KARA Janice Xuereb, Ann Marie Said, Stephania Farrugia, Tracy Teuma (88’ Simone Buttigieg), Alishia Sultana, Kailey Willis (78’ Sarah Urpani), Raina Giusti (59’ Samantha Zarb), Veronique Mifsud, Yasmeen Vella, Ylenia Carabott, Jelena Sakic.

Referee: Lizzy Van de Helm (NED)

A collective performance by the Maltese Champions was not enough to take something against Gintra Universitetas FC from the opening match of the UEFA Women's Champions League, on Wednesday evening.

Posted by Birkirkara F.C. on Thursday, August 8, 2019