Hibs and Balzan confirm


Title challengers Hibernians and Balzan cruised to important victories when they eased off past Zabbar and Pembroke respectively to continue their challeng for the championship. Hibernians defeated Zabbar St Patrick 10-5 to keep the top position of the table. It was a great win by Kevin Mifsud’s boys who produced a great performance that stunned

A Closer Look at….Pierre Vella (Coach Qormi FC)


Pierre Vella Date of Birth: 15/12/1971 Age: 42 years His motto is Hard Work Pays Off I played futsal for…6 years. I have been coaching futsal…for the last two seasons. Why Futsal? Because it is a very  challenging, fast and  tactical game where you’re never certain of the result before the final whistle. I try

Mosta and Zurrieq register precious wins


Zurrieq and Mosta chalked up important victories to climb a step further in the table after both teams played their eighteenth match in the FXDD Premier Division. Zurrieq clinched their second win in a row after imposing themselves against Luqa 11-2. It was a great win for the Zurrieq side who had nippy striker Tyron

Solitary goal paves way for Swieqi’s victory


Struggling Swieqi stunned KO finalists Vittoriosa Stars 1-0  in the only FXDD Premier Division match played yesterday evening at the Corradino Pavillion. Vittoriosa, who had Steve Ferriggi missing,  tried to put pressure on their opponents’ defence but Swieqi’s keeper made a string of important saves to keep his side in contention. Swieqi replied with some

A Closer Look At … Xavier Saliba (Coach Valletta FC)

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  Name: Xavier Saliba Born on 20th February 1985 Age: 29 He works as a store keeper. Xavier has been coaching futsal for 3 years now, where in 2 of them he coached San Gwann and they won 2 promotions as champions from the 2nd to the 1st division and from the 1st division to

A Closer Look at…Clayton Felice (Coach San Gwann)


Clayton Felice Born on the 6th October 1987 Age: 26 years He has been coaching San Gwann since December 2013 I have been training futsal… for the last 4 years. Why Futsal? I always like playing a sport with a challenge. Futsal is one of them. My memorable moment was…when I took over Ta’ Zwejt

FXDD First Division: New trio on top


A new trio of teams are leading the FXDD First Division after Zebbug, Valletta and Gzira disposed of their respective opponents to challenge seriously for the Premier Division status next season. In their direct encounter for promotion, Zebbug Rangers stunned Qrendi 8-5 to register their fourteenth success of the season and recover after their shock

Dobre’s hat-trick keeps Balzan on high

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Balzan continued their championship hopes alive after seeing off a bold Hamrun Spartans side 7-2.  It was a collective performance by the KO finalists who found their player/coach Gabriel Dobre in fine form after netting a hat-trick. Despite the score it wasn’t an easy game for the Balzan side especially in the first half .

Nothing changed at the top

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Hibernians vs Pembroke 7-2 Hibernians faced a hard fighting Pembroke who especially in the first half gave a good resistance to the Paolites. It was a very balanced game when the score read 2-2. Hibernians proved to be the better side and took control of the game by scoring the five goals that gave them

A Closer Look at…Nikola Farrugia (Coach Mqabba FC)


Name: Nikola Farrugia Born on the 27th October 1987 Age: 27 years old Works as a Teacher. Coach with Mqabba FC I have been training futsal..for the last two years. On the other hand,  this is my first year acting as a qualified futsal coach. Why Futsal? Because it is an exciting game. Now that