BOV Premier League | Hibernians 3 – Tarxien Rainbows 0

Hibs secured a comfortable 3-0 win over neighbours Tarxien Rainbows.

Photo: Dominic Borg
Photo: Dominic Borg

The Paolites went ahead on the 23rd minute. From a corner, Marco Sahanek sent a cross in the direction of Jurgen Degabriele whose header gave Cristian Cassar no chance.

Hibernians increased their advantage on the 79th minute. Sahanek served Marco Antonio Filho Morgon and the latter hit a powerful drive past Cassar.

Johann Bezzina added another for Hibernians on the 86th minute. Following a pass by Clayton Failla, the Maltese midfielder saw his diagonal shot ending up inside the net.

Tarxien Rainbows starting line-up: Christian Cassar, Ebiabowei Baker, James Brincat, Andrew Agius, Luke Grech, Andre Scicluna, Ryan Darmanin, Artur Benes, Ricardo Silva Faria, Sean Cipriott, Matteo Desira Buttigieg

Hibernians starting line-up: Andrew Hogg, Jackson Lima Siqueira, Rodolfo Soares, Marcelo Dias, Jurgen Degabriele, Clayton Failla, Johann Bezzina, Andrei Agius, Joseph Essien Mbong, Jorge Elias dos Santos, Marco Sahanek.

Referee: Stefan Pace
Assistant Referees: Edward Spiteri, Thomas Debono
Fourth Official: Malcolm Spiteri
BOV Player of the Match: Marco Sahanek (Hibs)

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