Next year’s Futsal League format launched

23 teams will be taking part in next season’s futsal leagues organized by the Futsal Malta Association (FMA) after the clubs met at the Corradino Pavillion last week. Four new clubs Lija Athletics, Mellieha FC, Attard FC and Mdina Knights are returning in the Futsal competitions and will participate in the First Division. The Premier

Valletta FC more and more active on the transfer market


Valletta FC line up for what is probably going to be most impressive transfer campaign of the summer. After securing two futsal stalwarts, Xavier Saliba and Cedric Sciberras, they signed four more players to reinforce their team who were promoted to Premier Division as champions. Goalkeeper Matthew Mifsud and Denis di Maio, both ex-San Gwann

Valletta sign Hibs duo


Newly promoted Premier Division side, Valletta FC continued to strengthen their squad with the signing of Xavier Saliba and Cedric Sciberras from Hibernians. Both players, who form part of the National Futsal squad,  had been donning the Paolites’ shirt for a number of years. After securing their promotion in the Premier Division as a coach,

New FMA committee in two important meetings


The new FMA committee led by President Mark Borg had two important meetings earlier this with Parliamentary Sec for Sport, Hon. Chris Agius and Hon. Robert Cutajar, opposition representative on Sports. During a very cordial meeting held at the Ministry, Mark Borg thanked Hon. Agius for promptly accepting their invitation.  Hon. Agius congratulated Borg for

Nicola del Re new Lija A coach


New futsal club Lija Athletics have appointed Nicola del Re as their new coach for next season. This is Del Re’s first experience as a coach. He began his futsal career six years ago as a player with Tal-Werqa Futsal Club. He also played with Pentagon Futsal,  Naxxar Motors Futsal, ZC Excess Lazio and Qormi

Tough draw for Balzan


Balzan must overcome the challenge of Danish club Copenhagen Futsal and Croatian side Zagreb Futsal if they are to advance to the main round of the UEFA Futsal Cup for the first time in their history after the draws held at the house of European football in Nyon. Balzan,  who captured their league title after

UEFA Futsal Cup draws today in Nyon


The 2014/15 UEFA Futsal Cup will be launched by the preliminary and main round draws today at the House of European Football in Nyon. The pairings for these two rounds will take place today at 14.00 CET. A total of 29 teams beginning in the preliminary round, which will be played from 26 to 31

Mark Borg is FMA’s new president


Mark Borg was elected as new president of the Futsal Malta Association by Council members and club delegates at the annual general meeting of the association held this morning at the Corradino Pavillion. He will be succeeding Donald Spiteri who has been president of the association for the past two years and who has been

Valletta celebrate title after easy win

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Valletta……….9 Msida ……….. 1 (H.T 3-1) Valletta were officially declared FXDD First Division Champions after finding no difficulty in disposing of tenth placed Msida 9-1. The Citizens conjured up a tenacious performance to overcome their opponents and gain the most important points. Furthermore they maintained their impressive performance in 2014 as they produced a great

Valletta geared up for title


In the final day of the FXDD First Division, league leaders Valletta and tenth placed Msida face each other in their last commitment of the season. (kick-off 20.30hrs) Valletta need two results- a win or a draw – to make sure of the title. Having already achieved promotion to the Premier Division together with Zebbug