Xghajra Tornados extended their unbeaten record in the BOV Third Division as they came from behind to beat Marsaskala 4-1 at the Sirens Stadium on Saturday. A win which puts them temporarily on top, one point ahead of Zurrieq, who, however, have a game in hand.
Eric Zammit put Marsaskala ahead on the 6th minute but Christian Magro equalised on the 33rd and eight minutes later, Gabriel Bonavia made it 2-1. Antoine Barbara on the 81st and Simone Crisafulli on the 89th sealed the issue for Xghajra.
In another match, Msida St. Joseph defeated Dingli Swallows 1-0 to move third, two points ahead of the Swallows. Sean Lanzon scored the all-important goal on the 24th.
Xghajra lead the way with 26 points, followed by Zurrieq on 25, Msida 21, Dingli 19, Attard 17, Kirkop 14, Mdina 13, Ghaxaq and Gharghur 9, Ta’ Xbiex 5, Marsaskala 3 and Mtarfa 0.