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Tarxien in last gasp equaliser against Hibs Hibernians 2 (Farrugia 56, Jackson 75 (pen.) Tarxien R 2 (Danilo 12, Andrezinho 90+4) Tarxien Rainbows earned a last-gasp equaliser against Hibs this evening thanks to an exquisite strike into the top corner by Andrezinho. A fiercely resilent Tarxien side ran out determined to re-claim the bragging rights against arch-rivals Hibernians. Clive Mizzi’s side fought for every ball and phyiscally harassed Michael Woods’s side in the opening period. Yet, both sides were largely cancelling each other out in a congested midfield. Jackson Lima tested waters with a stringing free-kick that posed no trouble for Nicholas Vella within the first three minutes. But inertia blighted the start of the encounter as both teams looked more to contain their opponents and forgot the meaning of constructive football. When the goal did arrive after 14 minutes, it was owed to a blunder from Hibernians defender Zoran Levnaic rather than a renewed attacking flair by Tarxien. A low pass from the halfway line by Karl Pulo seemed to pose little danger for the Paolities defence. It was not to be as Levnaic lost the balance when he rushing in to nudge the ball away, letting Danilo off on a diagonal run before he…

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