Futsal Champions Luxol St.Andrews visiting the Hon. Prime Minister in Castille

Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:14

Futsal Champions Luxol St.Andrews on Tuesday afternoon paid a visit to the Honourable Prime Minister of Malta Joseph Muscat at his office in Castille.

This visit was organized prior to Luxol’s departure to Norway early next week, for the Group F Preliminary Round commitments in this season’s UEFA Futsal Champions League.

The Luxol contingent included most of the players who on Monday early morning fly to Norway, they were joined by club officials led by President’s Joe Aquilina and Mario Vella, who in his short speech the latter conveyed his gratitude towards the Prime Minister for welcoming the team and made clear his and the team’s target to claim this coveted first place in the group that would see Luxol Futsal emulate their feat two seasons ago by qualifying to the more glamorous Main Round of competition.

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said that he embraces teams with winning mentality and that is why he heartily welcomed the Futsal double winners to his office and to wish them the very best of luck prior to the start of this daunting challenge coming up next week in Tromsø.

Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sport and Voluntary Organisations Dr. Clifton Grima added that Luxol Futsal have always been an example of pure dedication and serious approach.

“I am pretty confident that their achievement two years ago with their historic European qualification will be repeated, I know there is full commitment and pretty confident that in Norway this group of players work their socks off to raise their standards, showcase their talent, and finally reap the rewards with qualification to the Main Round”, Grima concluded.

Luxol St.Andrews Futsal take on FC Fiorentino from San Marino on Wednesday 28.08 @1700h, following day same time they cross swords with CS Dinamo Chisinau from Moldova, before final game on Saturday 31.08 @1330h against local side Sjarmtrollan Idrettslag, all games at the Tromsøhallen Arena in Tromsø.

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