Holders Birkirkara paired with Hamrun Spartans in IZIBET FA Trophy quarter-finals

Holders Birkirkara were paired with champions and current BOV Premier League leaders Hamrun Spartans in the quarter-finals of the IZIBET FA Trophy. The draws were held on Tuesday by Malta FA Director Football Operations Stephen Azzopardi assisted by former Malta national team players Roderick Briffa and IZIBET Brand Ambassador Andrew Hogg.

Marsaxlokk will be facing Floriana, Mosta take on Sliema Wanderers while Gzira United were drawn with Amateur League side Mgarr United in the other quarter-finals.

The quarter-finals will be played on Saturday March 30 and Monday April 1.

Marsaxlokk FC vs Floriana FC
Birkirkara FC vs Hamrun Spartans FC
Mosta FC vs Sliema Wanderers FC
Gzira United FC vs Mgarr United FC

In the previous rounds, Marsaxlokk beat Zejtun Corinthians 5-0 and Swieqi United 3-0 while Floriana defeated Naxxar Lions 2-0 and Zebbug Rangers 7-1.

Birkirkara beat Attard 3-1 and Sirens 1-0 after extra-time to reach this stage while Hamrun Spartans defeated Lija Athletic and Gudja United with an identical 3-0 score.

Mosta beat Pieta’ Hotspurs 5-1 and Valletta 2-1 while Sliema Wanderers defeated Marsaskala 3-0 and Balzan 1-0 after extra-time.

In the previous rounds, Gzira United beat Fgura United 2-0 and Hibernians 1-0 while Mgarr United beat Msida St. Joseph 3-1 and Santa Lucia on penalties following a 2-2 draw at the end of the ninety minutes and a 3-3 draw after extra-time.

The Semi Finals are scheduled for May 11 and 12 and the Final on May 18.

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