Floriana strike late to edge Santa Lucia

Floriana edged Santa Lucia 1-0 at the Centenary Stadium courtesy of a late penalty scored by Oualid El Hasni after a dominant performance which could have given the Greens an even greater margin of victory if it weren’t for the heroics of Saints goalkeeper Matthew Calleja Cremona. Floriana, after beating Żebbuġ last weekend, was looking […]

Enzo Potenza is close to replacing Sanchez Cortes as coach of Sta Lucia FC

Enzo Potenza is set to make a return to Maltese football after the Italian coach is close to reaching an agreement to take over at Premier League side Santa Lucia. Santa Lucia has had a difficult start to the Premier League campaign this season and are currently third from bottom with five points after the […]

Santa Lucia, Sirens fire blanks in a hard-fought encounter

Sirens and Sta Lucia cancelled each other in a goalless draw at the Centenary Stadium. It is maybe still early in the season but both teams knew that there were high stakes in the match as a win for either side would have enabled them to move out of the relegation zone. Sirens looked the […]

Jurgen Pisani hopes Pietà Hotspurs’ win will kickstart Sta Lucia season

Jurgen Pisani described Santa Lucia’s come-from-behind victory over fellow rivals Pietà Hotspurs as ‘massive’ as the Saints finally notched their first success in this season’s Premier League at the eighth attempt on Saturday. Santa Lucia entered Saturday’s direct clash against fellow rivals Pietà Hotspurs under a huge bout of pressure as they had only one […]

Grech brace seals win for Hibernians against Sta Lucija

Jake Grech scored twice as Hibernians came from behind to beat Santa Lucia on Sunday at the Tony Bezzina Stadium. Andrea Pisanu’s side continued with their recent progress to clinch a third consecutive victory at the expense of a stubborn Santa Lucia side. Pablo Cortez Sanchez’s side were rewarded for their early pressure after only […]

Farias earns Sta Lucia first point in Marsaxlokk draw

Francisco Farias’s stoppage-time penalty salvaged a draw for Santa Lucia against Marsaxlokk. The Brazilian midfielder maintained his composure to score a vital equaliser that handed his team their first point of the season. Santa Lucia took the lead early in the match through Davidy Valpoort But the Southseasiders fought back superbly through an own goal […]

Birkirkara back on top with comfortable win over Sta Lucia

Birkirkara maintained their 100% record as Giovanni Tedesco’s side recorded a well-earned win over Sta Lucia on Sunday. Last season, Sta Lucia earned the reputation as Birkirkara’s bogey team when they won both their league matches, ironically, the second one under the helm of Tedesco. With this win, Birkirkara have finally broken the curse. The […]

Zebbug earn first points against troubled Sta Lucia

Newly-promoted Żebbuġ Rangers earned their first three points as they scored twice in the second half to beat Santa Lucia 2-0 on Saturday at the Centenary Stadium. It was a deserved win for Brian Spiteri’s side after losing their first two matches despite quite encouraging performances. On the other hand, Santa Lucia suffered the third […]

Avanza Training Academy confirm support to Santa Lucia FC for second year in a row

Avanza Training Academy has announced that they have renewed their sponsorship agreement with Premier League side Santa Lucia FC. Founded in 2019, the Avanza Training Academy is a centre of excellence that specialises in courses in sport, education and entrepreneurship. The Avanza Training Academy has renewed its partnership with Santa Lucia FC as it believes […]

Balzan cruise to victory against Sta Lucia

Balzan scored two first-half goals to cruise to victory as they maintained their pristine start to the season. The Reds were well worth their win, Oliver Spiteri’s side completely dominating possession and creating a succession of chances. Buoyed by Spiteri’s winning return as coach against Zebbug Rangers, there was an equally positive start to the […]

Elmo Insurance renews sponsorship with Santa Lucia FC

With local teams preparing to kick off the upcoming season, Elmo Insurance renewed its sponsorship of the Santa Lucia Football Club. It’s a renewal of the support and strength so many find in the sport. Club president, Robert Micallef, and Adrian Gomez Blanco, vice-president, expressed their thanks saying: “We are so grateful for Elmo’s continued […]

Gżira United’s firepower downs Sta Lucia

GŻIRA UNITED  3 Maxuell 14; Jefferson 24, 38 SANTA LUCIA 1 Alba 31 GŻIRA UNITED D. Zarkov-6, G. Bohrer-6, N. Muscat-7, Z. Scerri-6 (90 A. Borg), M. Dias-5.5, L. Riascos-7, C. Gauci-6 (66 S. Pisani), R. Duarte Correa-7, M. Cosic-6, M. Maxuell-6.5, Jefferson-6 (90 B. Borg). SANTA LUCIA M. Calleja Cremona-4, L. Fonseca-5 (60 F. […]

Sta Lucia sign experienced forward Miguel Alba

Santa Lucia have secured the services of Argentine winger Miguel Alba, the Premier League club have announced. In Alba, the Saints are bringing in an experienced player who has enjoyed a lot of success in Maltese football, particularly during his spell with Valletta FC. “Miguel Alba joins Sta Lucia FC,” the Premier League club said […]