Mqabba moved top in the BOV First Division as they defeated Sirens 2-1 at the Centenary Stadium on Friday. A win which puts Clive Mizzi’s side on top, two points ahead of Naxxar and Lija and three ahead of Senglea although these have a game in hand.
Paul Chimezie put Mqabba ahead on the 58th and the same player doubled the score nine minutes later. Chevaughn McLaren pulled one back for Sirens six minutes from time.
Mqabba lead the way with 44 points, followed by Naxxar and Lija on 42, Senglea 41, Qormi 39, Vittoriosa 36, Pietà 32, Sirens 30, Melita 27, Marsa 25, Zebbug 24, Rabat 21, Gharghur 16 and Fgura 15.