San Giljan Go TOP

Valletta McDonalds 5 San Giljan 11

(0-1), (1-2), (2-5), (2-3)

San Giljan easily won their fourth encounter on the trot, beating Valletta McDonalds 11-5 to remain top of the table with maximum points.

San Giljan won the first session with a solitary goal by Matthew Zammit and also shaded the second 2-1. Michael Rizzo equalised for Valletta but a brace by Paul Fava put San Giljan two goals ahead at the midway point of the match.

The third session saw San Giljan impose themselves winning 5-2, with goals from Peter Borg, Fava, Ben Plumpton and Dino Zammit after Valletta had reacted strongly through Charlie Zammit and a Michael Rizzo penalty. The fourth session was also won 3-2 by San Giljan with goals from Matthew Zammit and Borg after Michael Cordina and Daniel Paolella had reduced the deficit for Valletta for a final score of 11-5.

Valletta McDonalds: R Sciortino, J Spiteri Staines, A Agius, M Rizzo (2), A Mifsud, R Mock, D Paolella (1), M Cordina (1), C Zammit (1), J Paolella, D Spiteri, M Spiteri Staines

San Giljan: J Sammut, P Borg (2), A Galea, J Galea, D Zammit, M Zammit (3), K Galea, C Mercieca, B Plumpton (2), A Cousin, P Fava (3), D Zammit (1), D Camilleri

Referees: S Licari, ADeRaffaele

Source: http://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2016-03-21/waterpolo/Sliema-easily-dispose-of-arch-rivals-Neptunes-San-Giljan-go-top-6736155189