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Women: Swieqi thrash Tarxien

07.04.16 Women: Swieqi thrash Tarxien

On Wednesday Evening, Swieqi United's Women team registered a comfortable win against Tarxien Rainbows, officially securing second place.

The women took a bit long to settle down, however Sammy Jo Barbara put Swieqi 1-0 up in the 11th minute with a lob over the keeper just outside the box. In the 28th minute, Maria Elena Grech received a great through ball down the line from Yolande Attard, dribbled past a player in the box and finished nicely. Kate Galea went close with a free kick on the 31st minute and Francesca Chircop was dangerous on several occasions. The Women entered the dressing room at half time 2-0 up.

The second half was a more exciting affair with Swieqi United scoring 4 more goals. Sammy Jo Barbara doubled her name on score sheet when she received the ball in her feet and in front of goal placed it nicely in the net. Just 20 minutes before the end of the game, Amy Galea Gingell put her name down twice too! She chipped the ball over the Tarxien goalie and finished nicely in the 70th and 87th minute respectively. Emma Moore also scored a goal for the team in the 85th minute to make it 6.

The women played a great game in preparation for their last and exciting encounter against Gozo. They play Gozo on Wednesday 20th April at 6pm, Mgarr ground.

Line up: Cremona Stephanie, Casha Daniela (Naudi Rebecca), Vella Claire (Zammit Louise), Mamo Stephanie, Agius Maria Kristina (Tinio April), Galea Kate, Barbara Sammy Jo (Moore Emma), Attard Yolande, Maggi Daniela, Chircop Francesca (Galea Gingell Amy), Grech Maria Elena.   

Subs not used: Montfort Krista, Muscat Giulia Maria

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