2014–15 Maltese Premier League

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Maltese Premier League
Season 2014–15
Matches played 13
Goals scored 29 (2.23 per match)
Top goalscorer Tarabei
(11 goals)
Biggest home win Balzan 4–2 Żebbuġ Rangers
Biggest away win Żebbuġ Rangers 0–4 Birkirkara
Highest scoring Balzan 4–2 Żebbuġ Rangers
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The 2014–15 Maltese Premier League is the 100th season of the Maltese Premier League, Valletta are the defending champions, having won their 22nd title the previous season.

The Premier League consists of three rounds for a total of 33 games. After the end of the second round the points earned are halved.

Teams[edit]

Location of teams in 2014–15 Maltese Premier League

Relegation and promotion[edit]

Vittoriosa Stars and Rabat Ajax were relegated finishing 11th and 12th, respectively, in the previous season.

Promoted were, Pietà Hotspurs and Zebbug Rangers finishing 1st and 2nd, respectively, in the First Division the previous season.

Club City Stadium Capacity
Balzan F.C. Balzan Ta' Qali National Stadium 17.797
Birkirkara F.C. Birkirkara Infetti Ground 2.500
Floriana F.C. Floriana Ta' Qali National Stadium 17.797
Hibernians F.C. Paola Hibernians Ground 2.968
Mosta F.C. Mosta Mosta Ground 1.200
Naxxar Lions F.C. Naxxar Ta' Qali National Stadium 17.797
Pietà Hotspurs F.C. Pietà Ta' Qali National Stadium 17.797
Qormi F.C. Qormi Qormi Football Complex -
Sliema Wanderers F.C. Sliema Ta' Qali National Stadium 17.797
Tarxien Rainbows F.C. Tarxien Ta' Qali National Stadium 17.797
Valletta F.C. Valletta Ta' Qali National Stadium 17.797
Zebbug Rangers F.C. Zebbug Zebbug Ground 1.000

First phase[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Hibernians 11 10 1 0 32 6 +26 31
2 Birkirkara 11 7 0 4 18 10 +8 21
3 Valletta 11 6 1 4 19 7 +12 19
4 Balzan 11 4 4 3 15 16 −1 16
5 Mosta 11 5 1 5 11 20 −9 16
6 Qormi 11 4 3 4 13 12 +1 15
7 Floriana 11 3 5 3 17 20 −3 14
8 Sliema Wanderers 11 3 4 4 10 13 −3 13
9 Tarxien Rainbows 11 2 6 3 14 14 0 12
10 Naxxar Lions 11 2 4 5 13 17 −4 10
11 Pietà Hotspurs 11 2 3 6 7 17 −10 9
12 Zebbug Rangers 11 0 4 7 12 28 −16 4

Updated to games played on 10 November 2014.
Source: Malta Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Results[edit]

Home \ Away[1] BAL BIR FLO HIB MOS NXX PTA QOR SLI TAR VAL ZEB
Balzan 3–2 0–3 3–2 0–2 4–2
Birkirkara 1–2 2–0 1–0 2–1 1–0
Floriana 1–1 0–3 3–2 0–2 3–3
Hibernians 1–0 5–1 3–1 2–1 3–1 1–1
Mosta 1–0 0–5 2–1 1–0 2–0
Naxxar Lions 1–1 1–1 1–1 4–0 1–0
Pietà Hotspurs 1–1 1–3 0–1 0–0 0–2 1–0
Qormi 1–2 0–2 4–2 4–0 1–0 1–0
Sliema Wanderers 0–0 1–1 4–1 0–0 0–5 1–0
Tarxien Rainbows 3–1 1–1 2–1 0–0 1–1
Valletta 0–2 1–2 2–0 1–2 4–0 0–0
Zebbug Rangers 0–4 0–4 3–3 1–1 3–3 0–2

Updated to games played on 10 November 2014.
Source: Malta Football Association
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Purple = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorers[edit]

Rank Player Team Goals
1 Brazil Tarabai Hibernians 11
2 Brazil Liliu Birkirkara 8
3 Slovenia Vito Plut Floriana 7
4 Malta Clayton Failla Hibernians 6
Montenegro Bojan Kaljević Mosta 6
6 Brazil Branquinho Tarxien Rainbows 5
Brazil Maurício Britto Żebbuġ Rangers 5
Nigeria Alfred Efiong Qormi 5
Brazil Jorginho Hibernians 5
Scotland Carlo Monti Żebbuġ Rangers 5
Italy Gianmarco Piccioni Balzan 5

Source: MFA