Comfortable win for Birkirkara girls as BOV Women’s League gets underway

The BOV Women’s League 2021/22 kicked-off this week with the first three matches.

Birkirkara found no difficulty in beating San Gwann 9-0 at the Mgarr Ground on Tuesday.

Veronique Mifsud opened the score on the 12th minute, Tracy Teuma scored on the 23rd and Alishia Sultana was quick to add another two goals on the 25th and 29th to put the Stripes four goals ahead. Raina Giusti made it 5-0 on the 35th and Veronique Mifsud added another on the 39th. In the second half, Birkirkara added another three goals thanks to Tracy Teuma on the 47th, Ruth Steer Chetham on the 69th and Charlene Zammit on the 71st.

B’KARA Nina Dimech, Gabriella Zahra (Lexine Farrugia), Ann-Marie Said, Stephania Farrugia, Tracy Teuma, Alishia Sultana, Raina Giusti (Mariah Sciberras), Veronique Mifsud (Ruth Steer Chetham), Yasmeen Marie Bajada (Izabella Camilleri), Charlene Zammit, Michela Felice (Valentina Rapa).

SAN GWANN Maria Xuereb, Threse Scicluna, Lara Mae Vella, Lynn Mifsud, Rhea Borg (Leona Vella), Yulya Carella (Janice Spiteri), Kelsey Borg (Nicole Saliba), Martina Schembri (Shania Borg), Melissa Galea, Anabella Rapa, Francesca Zarb (Daniela Camilleri).

Referee: Michelle Mizzi

At the Centenary Stadium, Francesca Chircop notched a hat-trick as Mgarr United defeated Kirkop United 4-0.

Rodiana Borg opened the score on the 4th and Chircop scored three on the 12th, 18th and 51st.

MGARR Patricia Ebejer, Abigail Camilleri, Maia Debono, Francesca Chircop (Claudette Xuereb), Angelique Schembri (Maria Mizzi), Rodiana Borge, Nicole Cutajar, Jasmine Vella Turner, Leanne Cefai, Brenda Borg, Amber Grech.

KIRKOP Raisa Costantino, Sarah Urpani, Mirea Ellul (Thea Difesa), Kathryn Ellul, Aleksandra Georgieva, Alessia Caschetto, Yolande Attard (Roxanne Micallef), Rossella D’Antuono (Rodianne Zerafa), Ingrid Psaila, Emma Zammit, Eliza Csik.

Referee: Jo-Anna Vassallo

On Wednesday, Raiders Lija defeated Mtarfa 5-0.

Goals by Leah Alice Ayres on the 14th, Miriana Conti on the 31st and Maya Lucia on the 41st handed Raiders a three-goal lead in the first half with Michela Bonello Ghio increasing the lead on the 56th and Rebecca Vella sealing the issue with a fifth goal on the 86th.

MTARFA Dorienne Grech (Rose Marie Baldacchino), Lorna Maria Cassar, Sarah Cassar (Mariah Buhagiar), Nicole Grixti, Sarah Cassar Dymond, Kelsey Ann Vella, Julianne Camilleri (Amanda Bezzina), Shania Marie Spiteri, Rebecca Zammit (Samira Maria Bouzid), Melanie Spiteri (Kristine Camilleri), Darya Attard.

RAIDERS Giulia D’Antuono, Rebecca Vella, Sarah Caruana, Monique Sultana, Maya Lucia (Sabrin Blihi), Georgiana Mifsud, Anna Aloisio (Gaia Antonelli), Leah Alice Ayres (Larissa Debono), Michele Bonello Ghio (Cristina Hili), Miriana Conti, Laura Muscat (Naomi Blundell).

Referee: Gerard Zammit Young