Football:Marsaxlokk grab victory against Kalkara

Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 18:22

Marsaxlokk FC have grabbed another victory over Kalkara FC with the score of 2-1. In a mostly balanced first half of the match, both teams were fighting for the central control of the pitch but produced few chances for goals except for two freekicks from Kalkara which were eventually cleared. The second half however changed the story of the whole game. Choosing a defensive strategy led to an aggressive attack from Kalkara who created a shot from outside the penalty box which was saved heroically by debutting goalkeeper Jurgen Cilia.

Moments later a throw in addressed to John Paul Barbara (who quickly controlled his movements) , produced an incredible powerful shot from mid-pitch to the back of the net. stunning the goalkeeper(1-0). Kalkara quickly counter-attacked but a looseball addressed to Ryan D’Amato was masterfully proceeded with haste and a goal was striked for the team.(2-0) Again Kalkara reacted by a dangerous shot from a corner kick which resulted in a stunning save from the goalkeeper. A penalty was later awarded to Kalkara and reduced the goal difference.(2-1) A few seconds from time Marsaxlokk were close to their third goal should Wallagol assisted by passing the ball to Ryan D’Amato in front of an open net. Three points where deservingly awarded to Marsaxlokk for the final score of Marsaxlokk 2-1 Karkara.





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