Żurrieq Wolves obtain double over Luxol in Veterans League

Żurrieq Wolves registered their second win of the season when they beat Luxol 4-1 also obtaining a double over the same opponents.

The Wolves were motivated to get the most out of this match after a series of negative results. Above all they had goalkeeper David Farrugia who performed a string of good saves to keep his team in the match.

Żurrieq opened a double advantage after goals from Brian Axisa and Josef Vassallo.

A few minutes from the end of the first half, Luxol were awarded a penalty which was scored by Manolito Micallef but Żurrieq increased the advantage again with a good goal by Alex Abdilla.

In the second half, Żurrieq sealed the victory through Clarence John Thompson who, after receiving well from Robert Zammit, slotted into an empty net.

Final score: Luxol 1 Zurrieq 4

Referee was Reno Galea.

Standings – VMFA Cisk Championship Pool

MFPA 35, Gzira United 31, Birkirkara St Helen’s 29, Hibernians 19.

Standings – VMFA Cisk Challenge Pool

Luxol, Rabat 17, Żurrieq Wolves 6.

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