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BOV Division 1: Shock defeat for Zebbug Rangers

| February 23rd, 2014 | 1 Comment »

bov-first-division-2013-2014Zebbug Rangers failed to keep the pace with leaders Pietà Hotspurs as they suffered a shock 0-3 defeat to Gudja United in one of the four BOV First Division matches in programme on Sunday.

Mauro Brincat, Matthew Groves and Ryan Dalli scored the goals for Gudja. Zebbug had two players sent off and Gudja one.

After collecting just two points from the last three matches, Melita returned to winning ways as they beat Zejtun Corinthians 4-1.

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BOV Division 1: Brilliant comeback by St. Andrews

| February 22nd, 2014 | Comments Off

bov-first-division-2013-2014St. Andrews came back from behind to beat Lija Athletic 5-2 in one of the two BOV First Division matches in programme on Saturday. Kiril Aleksandrov and Marko Potezica put Lija two goals ahead before a hat-trick by substitute Trayo Grozev and goals by Kyrian Nwoko and Luke Busuttil gave St. Andrews the three points.

This was the third win in four matches for Danilo Doncic’s side. On the other hand, Lija missed the opportunity to keep the pace with the top two teams.

In another match, Pietà Hotspurs moved three points clear as they beat neighbours Hamrun Spartans 3-1.

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BOV Division 1: Zebbug, Lija share spoils in 3-3 draw — St. Andrews hit eight past Zejtun

| February 9th, 2014 | Comments Off

bov-first-division-2013-2014Zebbug Rangers now share the top spot with Pietà Hotspurs in the BOV First Division after being held in a 3-3 draw by Lija Athletic in one of the four matches in programme on Sunday.

Beppe Antignolo gave Lija an early lead, Ratko Mandic levelled matters but Ige Abullahi Adeshina made it 2-1 for Lija. In the second half, Anderson Mendes Ribeiro scored twice to turn the score in Zebbug’s favour but Kiril Aleksandrov notched a late equaliser for Lija who stay four points behind the leaders.

St. Andrews returned to winning ways thanks to a most comfortable 8-2 win over Zejtun Corinthians. Trayo Grozev was the hero for Danilo Doncic’s side with five goals with Emiliano Lattes scoring two and Kai Risholt adding another. Adrian Carabott and Aleksandars Cekulajevs scored Zejtun’s goals.

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BOV Division 1: Pietà hit four past Msida

| February 8th, 2014 | Comments Off

bov-first-division-2013-2014Pietà Hotspurs returned at the top of the BOV First Division table thanks to a 4-0 win over neighbours Msida St. Joseph. A win which puts Noel Coleiro’s side one point ahead of Zebbug Rangers who however have a game in hand.

In another match, Hamrun Spartans obtained their fourth consecutive positive result as they held Melita in a goalless draw.

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BOV Division 1: Zebbug, Pietà register wins

| February 2nd, 2014 | Comments Off

bov-first-division-2013-2014Zebbug Rangers maintained their positive run with an eighth successive win in the BOV First Division as they beat Birzebbuga St. Peter’s 3-2 on Sunday.

Anderson Mendes Ribeiro put Zebbug ahead on the 12th minute. Mauricio Rodriguez Britto converted a penalty two minutes in the second half and John Nwoba made it 3-0 on 56 minutes. Claudio Calleja reduced the gap with a penalty on 62 minutes and three minutes from time, Paolo Cataldi scored a second goal for the Saints.

Pietà Hotspurs stay two points behind Zebbug thanks to a 2-0 win over St. George’s.

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