- India should be given a helping hand- Gayoom
- India to reassure Maldives of defence cooperation
- Mandela was the greatest statesman the world has seen – President Yameen
- JSC shuffles judges regardless of CJ’s statement
- Nasheed used democracy as tool during his rule- Riyaz
- Transparency survey is baseless- MNDF
- Pakistan High Commissioner calls on the Vice President
- Utility services in Raa atoll Dhuvaafaru island handed over to MWSC
- 20 Maldivian Officers training in Protection of Important Building programme by Turkey Police
- Some institutions refrain from giving information- ACC
- Govt to decide on unfinished resorts within 100 days
- Revised budget increased to MVR 17.5 billion
- Majlis perceived as the most corrupt institution
FA Cup 2011: Maziya in to semifinal
FAM, Male’: Maziya S&RC had entered in to the semifinal of the tournament after beating Club Valencia 2 -1 in the quarter final of the tournament.
Fernando J R Chaparro handed the lead for Maziya on 21st minute of the game, Akram’s cross was timely headed by the import player.
Right after the start of the second half Rilwan could have leveled the game for Valencia but his free shot in front of the goal was bounced back by the post.
Seeking for an equalizer, Valencia put endures pressure Maziya defenseline throughout the second half but was not able to found the net until Ahmed Rasheed extend Maziya’s lead to 2 – 0 on 81st minute.
Three minutes later Hansley A.V Awilo gave some hope Valencia after matching with Rilwan’s assist and scoring the only goal for Valencia.
Score remained 2 – 1 in favor of Maziya in full time of play and it ended the season (2011) for Valencia with nothing positive to right on their history.
In FA Cup 2011 Quarter final, Victory SC will come against second division outfit ‘Club Riverside’ tomorrow (Sunday) in National Stadium at 21:00pm.