Preview Day 26: Valletta vs Sliema W. Published on: 22-04-2010
Championship Pool Day 26: Valletta vs Sliema W.
Valletta are coming from an excellent performance against Hibernians 3-1. Definitely the Citizens will aim at obtaining another three points in order to reduce the gap with leaders Birkirkara. During the last two rounds the Citizens dropped precious important points against Sliema Wanderes (3-1) (2-1).
Coach Ton Caanen, should have full squad available for tomorrow’s match, midfielders Edmond Agius and Jamie Pace return from serving a one-match suspension. Captain Gilbert Agius will play his 400th League match tomorrow. Ironically the City’s captain made his debut in the Premier League against Sliema Wanderers on September 2nd 1990. International striker Michael Mifsud will make his debut against his ex-club Sliema Wanderers tomorrow.
Sliema Wanderers are coming from a 2-0 result against Tarxien Rainbows. They are currently joint third with Qormi with 27 points. Mark Marlow the Wanderers coach will have four players missing from his squad. Alex Muscat, Clayton Failla, Ryan Fenech and Mark Scerri, all players collected their fourth yellow card during their last match.