Floriana FC 1 vs 0 Senglea Athletics.
A goal by Kristian Keqi on the 16th minute enabled Floriana to return to winning ways as they defeated Senglea Athletic 1-0 at the Hibernians Stadium on Friday in a clash between two teams eager to climb out of the danger zone.
For the Greens, this was the first win since December. A win which puts them in eighth place on 21 points. On the other hand, for Senglea, this was the first defeat in 2019 after four wins and an impressive 3-3 draw with Valletta.
Kristian Keqi scored the all-important goal on the 16th minute with an angled shot from inside the area.
Four minutes in the second half, Senglea went close to equalising but Taisei Marukawa’s effort hit the foot of the upright.
FLORIANA FC Starting XI; Ini Etim Akpan, Enzo Ruiz, Kristian Keqi (90+4′ Daniel Agius), Brandon Paiber (89′ Clyde Borg), Alex Cini, Ulises Arias, Arthur Oyama, Edward Herrera, Ezequiel Cesani, Emerson Marcelina, Lucas Vieira da Silva (74′ Terence Vella).
Subs not used: Matthew Grech, Bradley Sciberras, Dylan Grima, Jake Stenson.
Coach: Guido Ugolotti
Asst. Coach: Massimo Savio
BOV Player of the Match: Ini Etim Akpan