Sliema W draw 3-3 with Hibernians

Friday, August 19, 2011, 21:27

Full Score: Sliema 3-3 Hiberians

Sliema Wanderers and Hibernians played out an enthralling six goal thriller that serves to help neither team.

The Blues had a nightmare start when Hibernians Edison Dos Santos headed Steve Pisani’s cross.

Sliema striker Jean Pierre Mifsud Triganza levelled and Clayton Fallia free kick again put Hibernians in the lead.

Jackson Lima Siquera made it 2-2 for Sliema after a solo run and on the stroll of half time Mark Scerri put Sliema for the first time in the lead . In the second half Scerri was dismissed for a second yellow card. On the seventy minute Edison Dos Santos level to make it 3-3

Sliema coach Danilo Doncic started with an initial 4-4-2 formation as Bulgarian Daniel Mitev and Jean Pierre Mifsud Triganza formed the forward line. Jorge Santos Silva and Daniel Mitev were handed their league debuts.

Hibernians coach Mark Miller started wit his 4-4-1-1 formation as Andrew Cohen supported lone striker Edison Dos Santos. Foreigners Diedo Balbinot, Rodolfo Soares and Dos Santos and Clayton Failla made their debut for Hibernians

First Half

4min: Edison Dos Santos Tarabai open the score after he headed a Steve Pisani cross 0-1.

5min: Sliema react fast as Jean Pierre Mifsud Triganza’s powerful shot beat Mario Muscat 1-1.

11min Just two weeks since joining Hibernians from Sliema W. Clayton Failla scored a stunning free kick for his new club 1-2.

17min: Jackson Lima Siquera draw level after he converted a solo run 2-2.

45min Mark Scerri put Sliema W. in the lead for the first time in the game as Scerri hit home after Mario Muscat just parried a Sliema Wanderers’ player shot 3-2.

Second Half

46min: Daniel Mitev diagonal shot hit the low post.

52min Edison Dos Santos header was cleared from the goal line by Roderick Bajada

58min: Mark Scerri was dismissed after receiving his second yellow card.

70min Edison Dos Santos level the score. 3-3

83min: Henry Bonello kept Sliema on bay as he saved a two attempts by Fallia and Cohen.

Sliema W. H.Bonnello, J.Briffa (B.Muscat 52min), J.Mifsud, M.Scerri, J.P.Mifsud Triganza, D.Mitev (R.Grech 61min), S.Bezzina, C.Gatt Baldacchino, J.L.Sequeira, R.Bajada, J.Santos Silva

Hibernians: M.Muscat, R.Camillieri, D.Balbinot, R.Soares, A.Pulis, B.Kristensen, S.Pisani(P.Anizoba 86min), C.Failla, T.Caruana( Herrera 60min), A.Cohen, E.Dos Santos.

Scores: Edison Dos Santos (2) Fallia (H) Mifsud Triganza, Siquera Lima, Scerri

Referee: Paul Caruana

Yellow Cards: M.Scerri, R.Bajada, B.Muscat (S)D.Balbinot (H)

Red Card: M.Scerri (S)

BOV Man of the Match: Jackson Lima Siquera (Sliema W)

Attendance: 2004

1 Comment

  1. aaron says:

    very poor and unprofessional logo of bov. does the bank know that that ball is adidas and mfa playes with macron balls ?


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