11.05.16 Women: Kirkop beat a well-organised Swieqi
On Tuesday evening the women in Orange had an important encounter against Kirkop United Team A to determine whether Swieqi will be promoted or not. The weather was not in its best condition as it was very windy.
Both teams started off well and the ball was played 50-50 in the first half even though Swieqi were playing against the wind. On the 26th minute, Kirkop managed to find the net thus putting themselves 1-0 up. Despite this, the Women in Orange didn’t give up and kept on trying to create opportunities however failed to find the net. In the second half Swieqi kept creating chances however Kirkop denied Swieqi and failed to finish.
The match ended 1-0 for Kirkop which meant that everything would remain the same as before and Swieqi would compete in Second Division next year while Kirkop United will remain in the First division.
The girls in Orange had a very positive season ending Second place in the Second Division with 40 Points.
Lineup: Cremona Stephanie, Agius Maria Kristina (Maggi Daniela), Casha Daniela, Mamo Stephanie, Grech Maria Elena, Montfort Krista (Muscat Giulia Maria), Galea Kate, Naudi Rebecca, Attard Yolande, Moore Emma, Galea Gingell Amy.
Subs not used: Vella Claire, Chircop Francesca, Zammit Louise, Bartolo Jade, Pomroy Davinia.
Match Report: Giulia Muscat
Photo credits: Jeffrick Cachia