2019-20 domestic match calendar publishedPublished: 30-07-2019 18:40
CompetitionsBOV Premier LeagueBOV Challenge LeagueBOV Amateur League ABOV Amateur League B
The Malta Football Association Competitions Department has published the domestic match calendar for season 2019-20, covering senior and youth football. Competitions will kick off on Friday 23rd August, 2019 with the opening matches from the 2019-20 BOV Premier League. The opening programme of the 2019-20 BOV Premier League is the following: FRIDAY 23/08/2019Centenary Stadium: 18.30 Sirens vs Senglea Athletic; 20.45 Valletta vs Santa Lucia.National Stadium: 18.30 Gżira United vs Ħamrun Spartans; 20.30 Birkirkara vs Floriana. SATURDAY 24/08/2019National Stadium: 18.30 Tarxien Rainbows vs Mosta; 20.30 Balzan vs Sliema Wanderers.Centenary Stadium: 19.00 Gudja United vs Hibernians. The second round of the 2019-20 BOV Premier League starts on 10th January, 2020 and concludes on 25th April, 2020. The 2019-20 BOV First and Second Division Leagues will commence on Friday 13th September and Thursday 12th September, 2019 respectively while the BOV Third Division championship gets under way on Saturday 21st September, 2019. In between, other domestic league and knock-out matches will be played in both men’s and women’s competitions, with the FA Trophy starting in September with the preliminary round fixtures and continuing throughout the season with the subsequent rounds. CUP FINALS The FA Trophy final is scheduled to take place on Saturday, 9th May, 2020. The Super Cup match between champions Valletta and FA Trophy holders Balzan will be played on Thursday, 12th December, 2019 at the National Stadium. The Women’s Super Cup between Birkirkara and Mġarr United is pencilled in for Wednesday, 18th December 2019.