SAINTS DOWNED IN THRILLING CHAMPIONSHIP DECIDER: BIRKIRKARA ST JOSEPH 2 / GZIRA UNITED 3

Birkirkara St. Joseph Sports Club saw their hopes of championship glory slip agonisingly away as they were pipped by fellow contenders Gzira United by the odd goal in five, in a thrilling championship decider worthy of the occasion.

A shaky start by the Yellows proved fatal, as Gzira went ahead with a brace in the first fifteen minutes of the match.   The Saints conceded two rather soft goals to the delight of the United clan, knowing that only a victory would see them home and dry.  As the game pr...



SAINTS PREPARING FOR BIG MATCH ON SUNDAY

Team spirit and total focus is the order of the day for Birkirkara St. Joseph football team as they prepare to take on Gzira United, in what could be the match to crown the Saints Second Division Champions. This match will be the last one for United in their campaign, while the Saints will be meeting the Rovers of Valletta in their final match. Both the Maroons and BSJ are level on points at the top of the table.

Spirits were high last Sunday as the team was gathered for a training session (photos).  This team was only beaten once in 10 matches, and the players are determined to extend this very positive trend.  Although their spirits were high, all of them have their feet firmly h...