PRESS RELEASE - August 2023
Issued by Frank Salt Real Estate Ltd.
In a thrilling development that sets the stage for an electrifying football season, Frank Salt Real Estate proudly announced its partnership as the main official sponsor of St. Andrews FC and Luxol nursery for the forthcoming season. The joint venture was celebrated with the unveiling of the new senior team.
The unveiling of the new team took place at a reception held at the Intercontinental Hotel in St Julians, with those present being Club President Mr Matthew Fenech, Vice Presidents Mr Nigel J. Dunkerley and Mr Frank Galea, Club Secretary Mr Eamon Bugeja and Committee Member Mr Jason Falzon, as well as Director Grahame Salt from Frank Salt Real Estate.
Established in 1968, Luxol Sports Club stands as a cornerstone of the local community, renowned for its widespread popularity. Boasting the island’s premier nursery, the club proudly hosts more than 600 aspiring football students. Every youth team under its banner strives at the forefront of their respective age categories. The club’s unwavering commitment is evident through its investment in adept coaches and proficient administrative staff, dedicated to nurturing a secure and professional setting for all young talents in training.
In a strategic move to fortify the team’s potential, Luxol/St Andrews FC has welcomed 13 new players and an innovative technical staff this year. With a fresh head coach, youth coach, and assistant head coach, Coach Ramon Zammit’s visionary approach aims to build a resilient and closely-knit team, leveraging the club’s abundant resources.
Frank Salt Director, Grahame Salt, expressed the company’s pride in renewing the sponsorship for Luxol/St Andrews football club. “This is a club with a strong community presence at all age groups from the junior academy to their first team,” said Salt. “Sports clubs play a vital role in shaping Maltese youth. A sound body and a sound mind go hand in hand, and sports organizations like Luxol/St Andrews need all the support they can get.”
Vice President Mr. Nigel J. Dunkerley echoed the sentiment, emphasizing the crucial role sponsors play in the club’s progress. A portion of the sponsorship funds will be channelled towards upgrading and refurbishing the club’s facilities, as well as enhancing player training and technology.
This dynamic partnership between Frank Salt Real Estate and Luxol/St Andrews FC exemplifies the fusion of sports and community welfare. As the upcoming football season promises new feats and excitement, both entities are poised to leave an indelible mark on the local sports landscape.