Floriana and Marsaxlokk share the spoils

Saturday, April 9, 2011, 17:09

by Joshua Cacciattolo

Floriana and Marsaxlokk played out a 1-1 draw, with Floriana now having 24 points from 24 games. Marsaxlokk have 23 points from 24 games.

Floriana coach Michael Woods opted for his typical 4-2-3-1 formation, with Daniel Nwoke starting as a lone striker supported by Christian Cassar, Mohammed El Yamani and veteran Ivan Woods

Marsaxlokk coach Patrick Curmi opted for a diamond 4-4-2 formation. Ryan Darmanin and top scorer Alfred Effiong formed the forward line.

First Half

40min: Ryan Darmanin opened the score for the southsiders after a misunderstanding between Tyrone Farrugia and goalkeeper Lotfi Saidi.

Second Half

75min: Christian Cassar stunning volley made it 1-1 for the Greens.

Floriana: L.Saidi, D.Pisani, T.Farrugia, P.Doffo, M.Micallef, C.Borg, T.Paris, C,Cassar, M.El Yamani, I.Woods, D.Nwoke

Marsaxlokk: R.Gauci, M.Licari, E.Yanchev, R.Galabov, C.Mamo, F.Reimy, G.Sciberras, T.Tempelman, M.Deanov, A.Effiong, R.Darmanin

Referee: Adrian Azzopardi

Yellow Cards: C.Borg, P.Doffo (F)

Bov Man of the Match: Martin Deanov (Marsaxlokk)

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