MOSTA HELD DRAW BY THE SPARTANS FOR THE SECOND TIME
MOSTA FC . . . . 2 HAMRUN SPARTANS FC . . . . 2 (ht 2 – 0)
For the second time this season Mosta where held by Hamrun Spartans after being two goals infront.
The Blues took the lead just after 10 minutes when Firas Aboulezz slotted the ball into the back of the net off a low cross by Kurt Magro. After this goal the Spartans replied with three chances of score coming from Dene Shields, Anderson Mendes Ribeiro and Kevin Sammut but Jonathan Debono’s saves denied the Spartans from making the score level.
One minute from half time Predrag Mirceta was brought down in the area and Mosta doubled the lead with Obinna Obiefule converting the penalty into a goal.
The second half saw Hamrun being more dominant on Mosta and twelve minutes from time Mendes Ribeiro reduced the gap for the Spartans after hitting low past Debono. On the 82nd minute a shot by Firas Aboulezz ended just wide and two minutes later substitute Dyson Falzon went close to scoring after finishing a great move from the left with a powerful shot which was turned into a corner by Hamrun goalkeeper Omar Borg. The Spartans equalized 3 minutes from time when Massimo Grima headed the ball past Debono off a corner by Kevin Sammut.
Mosta FC: Jonathan DEBONO, Adrian BORG, Kane FARRUGIA, Federico TISBI, Yannick OSSOK, Sheldon GRECH (83’ Dyson FALZON), Kurt MAGRO, Predrag MIRCETA, Firas ABOULEZZ, Gilbert MARTIN (76’ Jonathan BAJADA), Obinna OBIEFULE.
Subs not used: Glenn ZAMMIT, Luca MARTINELLI, Bryan AGIUS, Terence VELLA, Alex CINI.