28.01.14 SUFC U19s get the three points. Superb Performance.
Youth League Section E: Ghaxaq 1 - Swieqi United 4 (1st round result 1-3)
Despite the horrible weather conditions that brought constant rain and wind, Swieqi United performed another spirited performance to beat Ghaxaq 4-1.
Swieqi started off the match very brightly, with a number of chances falling to the reds.
The weather took a turn for the worse, a both teams were finding it hard to play their game.
Both Karl Grech and Neil Farrugia were unlucky not to take the lead when they found themselves 1 on 1 with the Ghaxaq custodian.
2 minutes from end of First Half, Kurt Giacchino scored a wonderful goal from outside the box that fired right into the top corner of the net to give Swieqi the lead 1-0.
As soon as the 2nd half start, Karl Grech continued his impressive scoring form to make it 2-0 for Swieqi.
Ghaxaq soon pulled a goal back to make it 2-1, resulting in both teams searching for a goal.
Neil Farrugia made sure to put his name on the score sheet, making it 3-1 5 minutes from the end of time after an excellent assist by Kurt Fenech.
As the game came to an end, Neil Farrugia made sure of the points by netting his second goal in quick succession to make it 4-1 for Swieqi.
This was the highest score that our Minors team have won by.
Article: Robert Dingli