Archive for the ‘Division 1’ Category

BOV Division 1: Pietà beat ten-man Naxxar — Vittoriosa held by Birzebbuga

| March 12th, 2013 | 4 Comments »

BOV-First-Division---2012-2013Pietà Hotspurs maintained the challenge for promotion as they defeated leaders Naxxar Lions 2-0 at the Centenary Stadium.

Angus Buhagiar was sent off for Naxxar Lions on 65 minutes. The Hotspurs took full advantage and forged ahead on 76 minutes through David Senior. Five minutes from time, Quelin Refalo doubled the score.

At the Luxol Stadium, Birzebbuga St. Peter’s held Vittoriosa Stars in a 1-1 draw.

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BOV Division 1: Naxxar beat Marsaxlokk to regain top spot

| March 3rd, 2013 | Comments Off

Naxxar Lions are back on top the BOV First Division table as they defeated Marsaxlokk 3-1 at the Victor Tedesco Stadium on Sunday.

Anderson Mendes Ribeiro put Naxxar ahead on 35 minutes. Gilbert Camilleri doubled the score eight minutes in the second half and Ribeiro scored another on 73 minutes to put the Lions three goals ahead. Andre Grabowski converted a penalty three minutes from time to score a consolation goal for Marsaxlokk.

In another match, Gzira United defeated Mqabba 1-0.

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BOV Division 1: Important win for Vittoriosa

| March 2nd, 2013 | 3 Comments »

Vittoriosa Stars registered a most important 3-2 win over Lija Athletic to maintain the challenge for promotion to the Premier League. These three points put Oliver Spiteri’s side on top the BOV First Division table, two points ahead of Naxxar Lions who however have a game in hand.

Ige Abdullahi Adeshina put Lija ahead on the 5th minute. Gary Muir levelled matters seven minutes later and Marcelo Pereira made it 2-1 two mintues in the second half. Leontiev Konda restored equilibrium on the 76th minute but two minutes later, an own goal by Timothy Fleri Soler handed Vittoriosa the three points.

Meanwhile in another match, Pietà Hotspurs defeated Birzebbuga St. Peter’s 4-0.

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BOV Division 1: Dingli Swallows collect precious points

| March 1st, 2013 | 5 Comments »

Dingli Swallows claimed three important points in the battle against relegation as they defeated St. Andrews 2-1 in one of the two BOV First Division matches in programme at the Luxol Stadium.

Isaac Bawuah put Dingli ahead five minutes in the second half. Rumen Kerekov equalised but Lydon Micallef made it 2-1 for the Swallows on 57 minutes.

In the second match, Zejtun Corinthians and Gudja United shared the spoils in a 2-2 draw.

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BOV Division 1: Naxxar Lions back on top

| February 24th, 2013 | 7 Comments »

Naxxar Lions returned on top the BOV First Division as they defeated Zejtun Corinthians 5-1.

Anderson Mendes Ribeiro put Naxxar ahead on the 7th minute and just before half-time, Angus Buhagiar doubled the score. Daren Falzon and Gilbert Camilleri added another two goals on 51 and 54 minutes to increase the lead further. Omar El Ghaouti pulled one back for Zejtun on 72 minutes but a minute later, Angus Buhagiar made it 5-1 for the Lions.

In another match, Lija Athletic came back from one goal down to beat Birzebbuga St. Peter’s 3-1.

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BOV Division 1: Mqabba earn a point in a draw — Vittoriosa beat St. Andrews

| February 23rd, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Wooden-spoonists Mqabba earned a point as they held Dingli Swallows in a 1-1 draw in one of the two BOV First Division matches at the Luxol Stadium.

Kain Roomes put Dingli ahead on 27 minutes but David Azzopardi levelled matters for Mqabba just before half-time.

In the second match, Vittoriosa Stars came back from one goal down to beat St. Andrews 2-1 and move on top the BOV First Division table.

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