BOV Women’s League: Mgarr edge past Kirkop

A brace by Francesca Chircop handed Mgarr United a 2-1 win over Kirkop United in a match from the BOV Women’s League at the Mgarr Ground on Tuesday. A win which puts Mgarr three points clear of second-placed Swieqi United, who, however, have a game in hand.

Chircop put Mgarr ahead on the 8th minute and doubled the score on the 21st with Sarah Urpani reducing the arrears seven minutes from time.

KIRKOP Sharon Costantino, Celine Galea, Thea Difesa, Sarah Urpani, Liivi Sormus, Kathryn Ellul, Rodianne Zerafa, Alessia Caschetto, Rosalie Borg Cauchi, Eliana Gialanze (Ingrid Psaila), Thresa Scicluna (Rossella D’Antuono).

MGARR Patricia Ebejer, Abigail Camilleri, Maia Melanie Debono (Mirayah Aquilina), Yolande Attard (Angelique Schembri), Francesca Chircop, Nicole Cutajar, Leanne Cefai, Rodiana Borg, Rebecca Bajada (Emma Zammit), Brenda Borg, Amber Grech (Claudette Xuereb).

Referee: Jo-Anna Vassallo

Raiders Gharghur registered a second win on the trot as they defeated Mtarfa 6-0 at the Centenary Stadium.

Leanne Micallef opened the scoring on the 7th minute and Maya Lucia made it 2-0 on the 26th with Michela Bonello Ghio scoring a third goal one minute from the end of the first half. Monique Sultana increased the lead three minutes in the second half and five minutes later, Anna Aloisio added another. Sarah Vella Barberi scored the sixth goal on the 62nd minute.

RAIDERS Justyne Caruana, Rebecca Vella (Larissa Debono), Georgiana Mifsud, Michela Bonello Ghio, Miriana Conti, Maya Lucia, Leanne Micallef (Gaia Antonelli), Sarah Vella Barberi (Cristina Hili), Sarah Caruana (Nell Zarb Cousin), Anna Aloisio, Monique Sultana (Sabrin Blihi).

MTARFA Krista Cortis, Lorna-Maria Cassar, Martha Sammut, Sarah Cassar (Kristine Camilleri), Nicole Grixti (Sarah Cassar Dymond), Shakira Camilleri, Silvanne Caruana, Kelsey Vella (Kirsty Paris)(Rohanne Zahra), Shania Spiteri, Rebecca Zammit (Samira Bouzid Muscat), Darya Attard.

Referee: Patrick Falzon

The clash between Birkirkara and Mosta which was due to be played on Wednesday was postponed.