Mqabba failed to take home the three points they needed to move second in the BOV First Division as they were held in a 1-1 draw by Vittoriosa Stars at the Victor Tedesco Stadium on Sunday.
It was Joseph JoJo Ogunnupe’s penalty three minutes in added time which cancelled Mqabba’s lead after Paul Chimezie had put them ahead on the 17th minute.
In another match, a stoppage-time goal gave Zejtun Corinthians a 2-1 win over Marsa. Omar El Hussieny put Zejtun ahead on the 42nd minute but Paul Lapira equalised ten minutes in the second half. Yessous Camilleri notched the winner three minutes in added time.
Qormi lead the way with 40 points, followed by Pietà and Mqabba on 34, Zebbug 31, Zejtun 29, Vittoriosa 27, San Gwann 24, Qrendi 23, Sirens 21, Pembroke 20, Zabbar 16, Marsa and Melita 12 and Rabat 4.