Archive for the ‘Division 1’ Category

BOV Division 1: Gudja miss chance to regain top spot

| November 2nd, 2014 | Comments Off on BOV Division 1: Gudja miss chance to regain top spot

BOV-First-DivisionGudja United missed the opportunity to regain the top spot in the BOV First Division as they lost 2-3 to St. George’s in one of the two BOV First Division matches at the Centenary Stadium on Sunday.

Gabriel Okechukwu put St. George’s ahead on 19 minutes but Mauro Brincat equalised on 27 minutes. Twelve minutes in the second half, Udochukwu Nwoko put Gudja 2-1 ahead but ten minutes later, Gabriel Okechukwu levelled matters, notching the winner four minutes from time.

In another match, Fgura United defeated Gzira United 4-3.

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BOV Division 1: Early goals sink Amateurs

| November 1st, 2014 | 1 Comment »

BOV-First-DivisionRabat Ajax scored twice in the first fifteen minutes to beat leaders Melita 2-1 in one of the two matches from the BOV First Division.

Aidan Azzopardi put the Magpies ahead on 8 minutes after Adam Smeir had a penalty blocked by Melita goalkeeper Philip Schranz and Lawrence Chidozie doubled the score on the 15th. Melita pulled one back through Julian Galea on 78 minutes.

In another match, Zurrieq came back from one goal down to beat Vittoriosa Stars 4-1.

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BOV Division 1: Comfortable wins for Lija, Pembroke

| October 31st, 2014 | Comments Off on BOV Division 1: Comfortable wins for Lija, Pembroke

BOV-First-DivisionLija Athletic and Pembroke Athleta registered comfortable wins as three matches were played from the BOV First Division on Friday.

Lija defeated Msida St. Joseph 5-0 – the fifth consecutive defeat for Msida. An own goal by Rennie Forace on 24 minutes paved the way for Lija who increased the lead through a brace by Abdullahi Ige Adeshina on 46 and 75 minutes and goals by Luca Casha on the 76th and Dylan Mintoff in added time.

Pembroke Athleta beat Birzebbuga St. Peter’s 4-0 – the sixth defeat in seven matches for the Saints. Ayrton Azzopardi put Pembroke ahead on the 10th minute. Siraj Arab Eddin doubled the score five minutes in the second half, Lucky Omeruo made it 3-0 on the 84th and Glenn Azzopardi scored the fourth one minute from time.

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BOV Division 1: St. Andrews win incredible twelve-goal thriller

| October 19th, 2014 | Comments Off on BOV Division 1: St. Andrews win incredible twelve-goal thriller

BOV-First-DivisionSt. Andrews registered an incredible 7-5 win over wooden-spoonists Birzebbuga St. Peter’s in one of the four BOV First Division matches in programme on Sunday.

Kyrian Nwoko put St. Andrews ahead on the 3rd minute but Edson Luiz Bonati equalised on the 34th, Brian Said made it 2-1 on the 45th but just before half-time, Bonati restored equilibrium. Trayo Grozev restored the lead for Luxol on 59 minutes with Jeremiah Ani equalising two minutes later. A goal by Kyrian Nwoko, a penalty by Trayo Grozev and a goal by Matteo Desira Buttigieg on 63, 72 and 75 minutes respectively put St. Andrews 6-3 ahead. Jeremiah Ani scored twice on the 78th and the 90th to reduce the gap for Birzebbuga but Emiliano Lattes scored a seventh goal for Luxol in added time.

Melita regained sole leadership after beating Gzira United 3-2.

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BOV Division 1: Fourth win for Mqabba

| October 18th, 2014 | Comments Off on BOV Division 1: Fourth win for Mqabba

BOV-First-DivisionMqabba joined Melita at the top of the BOV First Division table as they defeated Fgura United 2-0 in one of the two matches in programme at the Centenary Stadium on Saturday.

Goals by Guilherme Soares de Freitas on the 76th and Peter Taiye Oladatun ten minutes later enabled Leslie Burke’s side to take home the three points.

In another match, Vittoriosa Stars registered a fifth consecutive positive result, beating Msida St. Joseph 3-0.

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