Balzan drawn with San Gwann in FA Trophy third round

Holders Balzan will be facing San Gwann in the third round of the FA Trophy as the draws for the third round and the fourth round were held at the Trophies Lounge, Ta’ Qali on Wednesday.

Last year’s finalists Valletta were paired with St. Andrews. BOV Premier League leaders Floriana, who won the competition nineteen times were drawn with Melita while Sliema Wanderers, winners of the competition twenty one times, were paired with Santa Lucia.

Hibernians will be facing Zejtun Corinthians, Gzira United were drawn with Senglea Athletic, Tarxien Rainbows with Hamrun Spartans, Sirens with Kercem Ajax, Mosta with Rabat Ajax, Birkirkara with Nadur Youngsters and Gudja United with Lija Athletic.

Third Round
1 Balzan vs San Gwann
2 Zejtun Corinthians vs Hibernians
3 Gzira United vs Senglea Athletic
4 St. Andrews vs Valletta
5 Sliema Wanderers vs Santa Lucia
6 Tarxien Rainbows vs Hamrun Spartans
7 Kercem Ajax vs Sirens
8 Floriana vs Melita
9 Qormi vs Swieqi United
10 Rabat Ajax vs Mosta
11 Pembroke Athleta vs Zabbar St. Patrick
12 Birkirkara vs Nadur Youngsters
13 Zebbug Rangers vs Victoria Hotspurs
14 Gudja United vs Lija Athletic
15 Mqabba vs Pieta’ Hotspurs
16 Xewkija Tigers vs Mgarr United

The Third Round will be played between Friday 29th November and Sunday 01st December 2019

Fourth Round
1 Qormi / Swieqi United vs Tarxien Rainbows / Hamrun Spartans
2 Balzan / San Gwann vs Sliema Wanderers / Santa Lucia
3 Pembroke Athleta / Zabbar St. Patrick vs Zejtun Corinthians / Hibernians
4 Zebbug Rangers / Victoria Hotspurs vs Gudja United / Lija Athletic
5 Mqabba / Pieta’ Hotspurs vs Xewkija Tigers / Mgarr United
6 Floriana / Melita vs Gzira United / Senglea Athletic
7 St. Andrews / Valletta vs Kercem Ajax / Sirens
8 Rabat Ajax / Mosta vs Birkirkara / Nadur Youngsters

The Fourth Round will be played between Friday 24th and Sunday 26th January 2020