15.10.19 Women's U19: Second win in a row for the Orange!
Swieqi United were determined to emerge as match winners once more this week in their match against Kirkop United, and their stellar performance on the pitch certainly paid off, defeating their rivals 4-0 and maintaining their perfect start to the season.
Within seconds of the referee blowing the whistle to start proceedings, Elena Sissons scored the first goal for the Owls. Throughout the first half, Kirkop posed little danger, while the Orange persisted in consistent and solid attacking play. With their heads held high but their feet solid on the ground, they maintained focus and possession of the ball throughout. Indeed, at half time, the Young Owls were 3-0 to the good - Demi Gauci Maistre and Amy Busuttil inflicting further damage on Kirkop.
In the second half, Swieqi United focused on maintaining a solid back line, while also looking out for any potential goalscoring opportunities. That opportunity came about in the 65th minute, when Michaela Cachia scored the fourth and final goal for the Owls, who closed out the match expertly to continue their fine start to the season.
While the young women in Orange celebrated their victory, they shall be looking ahead at the matches to come and focus on improving and refining their tact with each game that comes by.
Match report: Arianne Attard
Photo credit: Maria Farrugia