Marsa registered a fourth win in five matches as they defeated Senglea Athletic 2-1 in one of two matches from the BOV First Division at the Centenary Stadium on Sunday. Marsa now join Melita and Pietà in the eighth place on 12 points. On the other hand, this defeat for Senglea leaves them in fourth place, six points behind leaders Naxxar.
Juninho Cabral put Senglea ahead on the 6th minute but Chris Cutajar equalised two minutes later and two minutes from time, Steve Meilak notched the winner.
In another match, Gharghur and Zebbug shared the spoils in a 2-2 draw. Luke Busuttil put Gharghur ahead after just one minute and Kurt Zammit equalised on the 9th. Dario Tabone made it 2-1 for Zebbug just before half-time but William Barbosa rescued a point for Gharghur on the 78th.
Naxxar lead the way with 24 points, followed by Lija and Mqabba on 20, Senglea and Qormi 18, Vittoriosa 16, Sirens 13, Melita, Pietà and Marsa 12, Rabat 10, Gharghur 9, Fgura 8 and Zebbug 7.