Melita FC Powerade Cup launched

Friday, August 12, 2011, 17:00

Melita FC, Naxxar Lions FC, Lija Athletic FC, Gharghur FC, San Gwann FC and St. George’s FC, will be participating in the first edition of the MELITA FC POWERADE SUMMER CUP which starts on Wednesday 17th August (7.30 pm) at Melita FC training grounds, Pembroke.

A number of 1st and 2nd Division teams will have the opportunity to test their pre-season preparations when they play against each other in a “league” style tournament over two weeks.

Two matches will be played every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday with the first match commencing at 7.30 pm and the subsequent game played at 9.30 pm. The last game will be played on Sunday 2nd September 2011.

Melita FC president Mr Paul Zammit said that “Melita FC are delighted to have teamed up with Powerade to launch this first edition of the MELITA FC POWERADE SUMMER CUP”.

“This pre-season tournament will be a showcase for a number of teams and would be an ideal run-up prior to the season commencing.”

Mr Zammit also took the opportunity to thank the main sponsors Powerade for their continuous support and also the other teams who have accepted the invitation to take part.

Fixtures for the tournament were drawn on Friday 5th August 2011 and are as follows:

Wednesday 17th August 2011                       

19:30      Melita FC vs St. George’s FC

21:30      Naxxar Lions FC vs Gharghur FC

Friday 19th August 2011                                  

19:30      St. George’s FC vs Lija Athletic FC

Sunday 21st August 2011                                 

18:00      Lija Athletic FC vs San Gwann FC

20:00      Melita FC vs Gharghur FC

Wednesday 24th August 2011                       

19:30      St. George’s vs Naxxar Lions FC

21:30      Melita FC vs San Gwann FC

Friday 26th August 2011                                  

19:30      Lija Athletic FC vs Naxxar Lions FC

Sunday 28th August 2011                                

18:00      St. George’s FC vs San Gwann FC

20:00      Melita vFC s Naxxar Lions FC

Wednesday 31st August 2011                        

19:30      Naxxar Lions FC vs San Gwann FC

21:30      Lija Athletic FC vs Gharghur FC

Friday 2nd September 2011                           

19:30      St. George’s FC vs Gharghur FC

21:30      Melita FC vs Lija Athletic FC

Sunday 4th September 2011                          

18:30      San Gwann FCvs Gharghur FC

Supporters of all the teams taking part in the tournament are urged to attend.





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