Friday 29th April 2016 – Balzan FC ended 4th place in the final classification of the Premier League 2015/2016 after finishing their commitments in a draw of 1-1 against neighbours Birkirkara FC. Continue reading
Tuesday 27th April 2016 – Today Balzan FC were drawn to play in the semi-final of the FA Trophy against Pembroke Athleta FC. Continue reading
Saturday 23rd April 2016 : Balzan fought hard to get something from this game as in the second half they came from behind to equalise but a late goal by Michael Mifsud gave Valletta the three points they needed in order to put them back on track for winning the Championship.
22nd April 2016 – Although there are still two games to play in the Premier League and the FA Trophy is still underway with four teams – Balzan, Birkirkara, Sliema and Pembroke have still to play in the semi-finals, it results that Hibernians, Valletta, BALZAN and Birkirkara will be competing in the European Championship and Europa League.
Tuesday 19th April 2016 – Balzan managed to qualify for the semi-finals of FA Trophy by defeating a brave Tarxien Rainbows side with a goal in the extra time by Lydon Micallef.
Balzan opted to defend for long stretches and operate with counterattacks. On the other hand Tarxien opted to attack by opening on the flanks. In the first half Tarxien had the edge over Balzan but most of the game was played in midfield and there very few shots at goal. As time got by Balzan increased their rhythm and in the extra time they took the initiative, which gave fruit on the 107th minute.
Saturday 16th April 2016 : Balzan suffered a fatal blow in their bid for the championship as they lost to contenders Hibernians and are now 5 points behind them and Valletta, who still have a game in hand. Hibernians were the better team and deserved to win this game.
Friday 15th April 2016 : Balzan FC has just launched their new club’s anthem in Maltese. The music has been prepared by Mro. Paul Abela and the lyrics by Joe Julian Farrugia. This anthem, sung by Ryan Paul Abela, can be found on link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxQMTBLfuK0
Our supporters are urged to learn the lyrics (below) and start singing this anthem during Balzan FC games to support our players.
Saturday 9th April 2016 : Balzan extended their positive run to 15 matches in a row and moved to five points behind leaders Valletta as they scored three goals in the final twenty-five minutes beating Qormi 3 – 0
Saturday 2nd April 2016 : Needing a win to keep their hopes for a European football spot, Balzan struggled to beat a determined St Andrews side with an odd goal.