Joseph Mario Vella of Xewkija Tigers is Player of the Month for December
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The BOV GFA Player of the Month for December, is Joseph Mario Vella of Xewkija Tigers.
The Xewkija player found the back of the net in the teams 4-0 win against Vittoriosa in the third round of the FA Trophy.
Vella, an advanced midfielder, also scored Xewkija’s first goal in their 3-2 win over SK Victoria Wanderers, a match from the BOV GFA League.
BOV said that 20 year old Vella, a Xewkija Tigers product, played for the first team at a very young age, and following a stint with St Lawrence Spurs, returned to the Tigers for the 2016-17 season, where he established himself in the Xewkija midfield despite numerous signings by the club.
The Regional Manager for Gozo at Bank of Valletta, Horace Laudi, presented the BOV GFA Player of the Month trophy for December 2017 to Joseph Mario Vella during one of the team’s training sessions.
The young player chose The Arka Foundation to benefit from the donation associated with this award.