Floriana and Qormi share the spoils

Friday, September 30, 2011, 18:46

by Joshua Cacciatolo

Full Time Score Floriana 1-1 Qormi

Floriana and Qormi shared a lively 1-1 draw at the Corradino Stadium on Friday evening.

Qormi opened the score thanks to Daniel Nwoke in the first half as Floriana levelled the score in the second half thanks to a Tyronne Farrugia powerful header.

Qormi now have ten points from six games as Floriana have thirteen points from six games.

Floriana coach Michael Woods started an initial 4-4-1-1 formation as  John Mintoff replaced Joseph Borg from last week’s 4-0 victory against Marsaxlokk. Veteran Ivan Woods supported Nigerian striker Boris Odwong upfront.

Qormi coach Stephen Azzopardi started an initial 4-3-3 formation as he kept the same line up in the 3-2 victory against Hamrun Spartans. Nigerian Daniel Nwoke was playing against his first match against Floriana since he left the clun in May.

First Half:

24min: Daniel nwoke scored against his former side as he conclude in front Floriana’s goalkeeper Manuel Bartolo.

Second Half:

60min: Floriana were close to equalise as a Christian Caruana header just missed the target.

61min: Floriana were denied as Christian Caruana scored but the referee signalled that he handled the ball before he conclude in the net.

71min: Solid defender Tyronne Farrugia levelled the score as his powerful header from a Christian Cassar corner gave no chance to Qormi goalkeeper Matthew Farrugia.

77min: Daniel Nwoke was close to his second as his shot hit the woodwork.

Floriana: M.Bartolo, O.Bugeja, M.Micallef, T.Farrugia, D.Pisani, P.Doffo (C.Borg), I.Woods, C.Cassar, J.Mintoff (J.Okwonkwo), C.Caruana, B.Odwong

Qormi: M.Farrugia, J.Chetcuti (J.Chetcuti), R.Sammut, M.Bartolo, J.Farrugia, L.Sciberras, K.Scicluna, J.Pereira Da Silva, S.Wellman, A.Bello Osagie, D.Nwoke

Scorers: D.Nwoke (Q), T.Farrugia (F)

Referee: Kevin Azzopardi

Yellow Cards: Bugeja (F), Nwoke (Q)

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