Launched futsal season 2019/20

Saturday, September 14, 2019, 7:25

The top teams from last season Luxol St.Andrews and Valletta Futsal lock horns once again in MD1 of the new Futsal League kicking off early in October.

Both sides shall therefore be meeting again following the curtain raiser for this Futsal campaign with the Super Cup that officially opens the season on Friday 27th September.

The draws of the Elite and Amateur League were held on Friday afternoon with Swieqi and UOM also completing in this Elite League between four sides and to be played over four Rounds.

Moreover, the Amateur League will see the participation of six teams with Luxol St.Andrews and Swieqi the only sides with a reserve side, called B team, in this Amateur League, they will be joined by South Boys, Qormi, Żurrieq and Marsascala.

Malta FA Vice President Dr. Matthew Paris gave his regards and best wishes to Luxol St.Andrews following their recent Preliminary Round UEFA Futsal Champions League Feat winning their group in Norway and qualifying to the next Round to be played shortly in Prague, Czech Republic.

Dr.Paris added, “It’s our duty to keep enhancing the game of Futsal in Malta, we are pleased to announce that the academies are set to carry on, it’s our aim to see the number of kids increasing as they pursue a successful career in Futsal.

“In January the domestic leagues make way for the National Team as we’re still working on the possibility of hosting the Qualifying Group for Malta at home, this will enable us to keep promoting Futsal on the island, and propel more followers towards this beautiful game.
“We have 10 teams competing, with the Elite League from this season to be played at the National School of Sport with games every Wednesday and Friday, whereas De La Salle complex shall be hosting the Amateur League with games to be played on Fridays and Saturdays”.

As announced the season will officially kick off on September 27 with the Super Cup clash between champions and Knock-Out holders Luxol St Andrews and league runners-up Valletta Futsal.

For more information on local futsal competitions, one may send an email to futsal@mfa.com.mt.

MD1 matches with scheduled dates still to be announced :-
Elite League
Luxol St.Andrews v Valletta Futsal
Swieqi v UOM
League Kicks Off on Wednesday 2nd October, 2019

Amateur League
South Boys v Luxol St.Andrews Futsal B
Swieqi Futsal B v Qormi Futsal
Żurrieq Futsal v Marsascala Futsal
League Kicks Off on Friday 4th October, 2019





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