Last Updated on Thursday, 4 July, 2019 at 1:33 pm by Christian Keszthelyi
The BOV Premier League fixtures have been announced on 2 July 2019 at the Malta Football Association (MFA) Trophies Lounge by Angelo Chetcuti, MFA General Secretary, and Charles Azzopardi, Executive PR and Marketing at Bank of Valletta (BOV), according to a BOV press release.
The champions of Valletta FC will start defending their title against the newly-promoted team of Santa Lucia FC, while, according to a press statement issued by the MFA, the other matches of the BOV Premier league’s first week will be:
- Birkirkara vs Floriana
- Sirens vs Senglea Athletics
- Balzan vs Sliema Wanderers
- Tarxien Rainbows vs Mosta
- Gudja United vs Hibernians
- Gżira United vs Ħamrun Spartans
Mr Chetcuti thanked BOV for its continuous support and said that the MFA and BOV have extended their partnership again for the upcoming season. He added that the last season was an exciting one and he augured fair play and a competitive spirit to reign throughout the leagues.
Mr Azzopardi said Bank of Valletta is proud to support local sports and that it is glad to strengthen its partnership with the Malta Football Association through the BOV Premier League. He added that the bank is once again sponsoring the popular Player of the Month Award for male and female players. He concluded by auguring that the 2019-2020 championship will be as exciting as the previous one.
Therefore, the opening programme of the Premier League will be between 23 and 25 August 2019 and the complete list of fixtures is available at the official website of the MFA.