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BOV Division 1: Pietà Hotspurs return to victory

| January 25th, 2014 | Comments Off on BOV Division 1: Pietà Hotspurs return to victory

bov-first-division-2013-2014After eliminating holders Hibernians from the U*BET FA Trophy, Pietà Hotspurs bounced back from the two league defeats with a 3-2 win over Gzira United in this weekend’s big match from the BOV First Division.

Jonathan Bilbao Zarate put the Hotspurs ahead on 16 minutes and Raphael Alain Kooh Sohna doubled the score three minutes later. Andrew Spiteri made it 3-0 on 24 minutes. Nine minutes later, Christian Cassar pulled one back for the Maroons. Fifteen minutes from time, Shaun Vella scored a second goal for Ivan Zammit’s side.

Leaders Zebbug Rangers claimed another three points in a 2-1 win over Zurrieq. Alan Tabone and Mauricio Rodrigues Britto gave the Rangers a two-goal lead with Osi Lucky Agboebina reducing the gap for Zurrieq.

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BOV Division 1: Zebbug retain top spot as Hotspurs suffer second defeat

| January 12th, 2014 | 5 Comments »

bov-first-division-2013-2014Pietà Hotspurs suffered the second defeat in a week to miss the opportunity to regain the top spot in the BOV First Division. Zebbug Rangers therefore stay at the top with 26 points, two ahead of Pietà and four ahead of Lija.

Jurgen Pisani put the Hotspurs ahead on 32 minutes but Ryan Dalli levelled matters two minutes. Anthony Ewurum made it 2-1 for Gudja on 55 minutes.

Melita returned to winning ways as they beat Gzira United 3-2.

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BOV Division 1: Hamrun return to winning ways

| January 11th, 2014 | 1 Comment »

bov-first-division-2013-2014Hamrun Spartans returned to winning ways as a penalty by Mariano Cornago San Pedro enabled them to beat promotion challengers Lija Athletic 1-0 in one of the two BOV First Division matches in programme on Saturday.

The Spartans still lie at the bottom of the table but are now on the two-point mark.

In another match, Zurrieq held Birzebbuga St. Peter’s in a 1-1 draw.

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BOV Division 1: Zebbug Rangers take sole leadership

| January 5th, 2014 | 3 Comments »

melita-gudja140105Zebbug Rangers are the new leaders in the BOV First Division as a goal by John Nwoba gave them a narrow win over Pietà Hotspurs in a top-of-the-table clash.

This was the sixth successive win for Jesmond Zammit’s side and the first defeat for the team led by Noel Coleiro. Zebbug enjoy a two-point lead over the Hotspurs.

Melita failed to keep the pace with the top teams after being held in a 1-1 draw by Gudja United.

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BOV Division 1: Lija, St. George’s maintain the challenge for promtion

| January 4th, 2014 | 1 Comment »

bov-first-division-2013-2014Lija Athletic and St. George’s maintained the challenge for promotion as both registered wins on Saturday.

Lija defeated Zurrieq 1-0 thanks to a goal by Kiril Aleksandrov while a goal by John Roland Emeka enabled St. George’s to beat Zejtun Corinthians 1-0.

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