1956–57 Maltese Premier League

The 1956–57 Maltese First Division was the 42nd season of top-tier football in Malta. It was contested by 8 teams, and Sliema Wanderers F.C. won the championship.

Maltese First Division
Season1956–57
ChampionsSliema Wanderers F.C.
(15th title)
RelegatedMarsa F.C.

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Sliema Wanderers F.C. (C) 14 12 2 0 43 6 +37 26 Champions
2 Valletta F.C. 14 9 2 3 29 15 +14 20
3 Floriana F.C. 14 9 1 4 31 17 +14 19
4 Hamrun Spartans F.C. 14 5 3 6 14 16 −2 13
5 Rabat 14 4 2 8 17 34 −17 10
6 Birkirkara F.C. 14 2 5 7 17 26 −9 9
7 Hibernians F.C. 14 3 3 8 13 21 −8 9
8 Marsa F.C. (R) 14 1 4 9 14 43 −29 6 Relegation
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away BKR FRN HIB ĦMR MRS RBT SLM VLT
Birkirkara 1–5 0–1 2–1 2–2 2–2 1–3 1–3
Floriana 1–1 3–1 1–0 5–1 2–1 0–1 1–2
Hibernians 1–0 0–1 2–2 3–3 5–0 0–2 0–2
Ħamrun Spartans 1–1 3–0 1–0 3–0 1–0 0–0 0–1
Marsa 0–0 1–6 2–2 0–2 0–1 0–10 1–0
Rabat 1–1 1–2 2–1 4–0 3–2 1–7 1–6
Sliema Wanderers 4–2 2–0 2–0 3–0 3–1 3–0 2–0
Valletta 3–3 2–4 2–0 2–0 3–1 2–0 1–1
Source:[citation needed]
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

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