Transformed Saints Held by Mgarr Falcons

Fielding a much stronger squad for their second league match, Birkirkara St Joseph were a transformed side against Mgarr Falcons, following their previous rubbing at the hands of Qrendi Sparrows.

Building cautiously from the back, the Saints ensured a solid defense for the first half of the match. In the second half they were finding the space to go forward and were really dangerous on at least four occasions, without letting their guard down at the back. By the end of the match th...



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...