Justice Minister Mifsud Bonnici writes to MFA

Saturday, June 11, 2011, 9:04

by Sandro Micallef

The Minister for Justice and Home Affairs Dr. Carmelo Mifsud Bonnici has this week written officially to the MFA boss Norman Darmanin Demajo encouraging him and the Malta FA to take the necessary measures and precautions as from next season. The letter which was read during the MFA Council meeting of Friday evening was sent to the Malta FA in view of the incidents that happened at the end of the of the 2010/11 U*Bet FA Trophy.

Carmelo Mifsud Bonnici, Minister of Justice and Home Affairs

Darmanin Demajo in his introduction speech said that he is sorry for what has happened and said that he agreed with the Hon. Minister that what has happened is deplorable. He continued to say that it is a shame that no local Club has issued a press release to condemn such acts.

He added “I do not want to have another season whereby we have match days in which we hear vulgar chants as these put off people and families fro our stadia”

Darmanin Demajo concluded his thoughts about this letter by saying that if need be he is ready to propose that the respective supporters will be separated from each other by moving one set of supporters from the enclosure and moving the supporters on a rotation basis to the Millennium stand in order to avoid fans seeing each other according to him.

Beach Soccer National team soon

The MFA is ready to set up a Beach Soccer National Team in order to be able to participate in UEFA and FIFA competitions. MFA CEO Bjorn Vassallo explained that the association will be helping out a private company who will be organising a beach soccer event comprising of a competitive tournament in July.

After this Tournament which will be held in July in Birzebbugia a selection of preliminary players will be asked to report to regular training sessions in view of the first international friendlies prior Malta’s Beach Soccer National Team official debut in the international scenario.

Although not official this site is informed that Mark Marlow is poised to become the first National coach of this selection.

1 Comment

  1. sandro zammit says:

    Anki l onorevoli,qamlu issa,


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