Friday 28th August 2015
In their second game of the season in the Premier League, Balzan registered their first win of 2 – 0 over Naxxar Lions FC.
The first half finished without the score being opened. In the 58th minute Alfred Effiong was brought down in the box by Ismael Grech and the referee awarded a penalty. From the penalty spot GODWIN MENSHA did not fail to transform. On the 63rd minute EDISON DAVID BILBAO ZARATE doubled the score for Balzan, when his shot from inside the box was deviated by Ismael Grech and finished home.
Saturday 22nd August 2015 : Balzan started their commitments in the Premier League by holding Champions Hibernians FC to a draw of 1 – 1.
JORGE PEREIRA DA SILVA broke the deadlock, after connecting a pass by Andrew Cohen in the 57th minute. However Balzan did not throw the towel as they pressed hard and finally they were rewarded for their efforts by restoring equilibrium in the 95th minute. Following a freekick by Terence Agius, ALEKSANDAR VUJACIC finished the ball home, to the joy of the Balzan supporters.
Friday 21st August 2015 : This afternoon, Balzan FC registered Nigerian naturalized Maltese player ALFRED EFFIONG after reaching an agreement for his definite transfer with Qormi FC and after reaching agreement with the player himself.
Saturday 15th August 2015 : Balzan FC played a friendly match against Floriana FC at the Victor Tedesco Stadium. Both teams had their good moments and had good opportunities to goal but the game finally finished in a goalless draw.
Saturday 15th August – Friendly match : Balzan FC vs Floriana FC at the Victor Tedesco Stadium. KO at 6.00pm.
Wednesday 19th August – First minors league match : Birkirkara FC vs Balzan FC at the Charles Abela Stadium Mosta KO 8.15pm
Saturday 22nd August – First Premier League match : Balzan FC vs Hibernians FC at the National Stadium Ta’ Qali. KO 8.30pm
Wednesday 26th August – Minors league match : Balzan FC vs Mosta FC at the Centenary Stadium Ta’ Qali. KO 6pm
Saturday 29th August – BAR-B-QUE in the Balzan FC premises courtyard. To be seated at 8.30pm. Price for each person is Euros 15. For booking please contact a committee member.
On Wednesday 5th August 2015 Balzan FC played their last game in the Mosta Tournament against Qormi FC and won with the score of 4 – 1. Qormi forged ahead with a goal by Ice Cream Osa Guobadia (20th min). Edison David Bilbao Zarate leveled matters for Balzan on the 27th minute. In the second half Godwin Mensha managed to gather a hat trick (47th min, 62nd min and 81st min) and made the final score to 4 – 1 for Balzan.
Balzan FC is pleased to announce the club has extended the contract of their first team coach Oliver Spiteri, till the end of season 2017/18.
Balzan FC President Anton Tagliaferro said “ We are very pleased with the job that Oliver did with the first team in his first season with the club and that Oliver continues to do with the first team. Oliver is a true professional and his commitment to the role is highly respected by everyone at Balzan. We are delighted to now confirm Oliver’s tenure with us for the next three years.”
Coach Oliver Spiteri said “I would like to thank everybody at the club for extending my contract and especially the President of the club, who shares the same vision and ambitions for the club that I do. I am really enjoying my coaching role at Balzan and I look forward to continuing the good job we started last season in the years ahead. We continue to have a good blend of youth and experience in the squad and believe we will be competitive in the Premier League again this season. I am looking forward to working with the squad in future and especially in developing the many upcoming promising players”.
On Friday 31st July 2015 Balzan FC played their fourth game in the Mosta Tournament against Mosta FC and won with the score of 1 – 0. The only goal scored for Balzan by Godwin Mensha came in the 70th minute from a direct free-kick from the left hand side.