B’Kara join Valletta on top — Mosta move closer to securing top-six finish

| January 6th, 2013 | 7 Comments »

Birkirkara joined Valletta on top the BOV Premier League table as they found no difficulty in beating Tarxien Rainbows 5-0. A win which puts the Stripes on the 33-point mark.

For Tarxien, this was the first defeat in six matches. They remain sixth, six points ahead of seventh-placed Balzan.

Meanwhile Mosta moved another important step towards securing a place in the Championship Pool as they defeated Floriana 2-1.

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BOV Division 1: Naxxar take top spot

| January 6th, 2013 | 1 Comment »

A goal by Lydon Micallef on the 36th minute gave Naxxar Lions sole leadership in the BOV First Division as they beat Lija Athletic 1-0 in a clash between two of the main challengers for promotion.

Naxxar now lead the way on 22 points, followed by Marsaxlokk on 21 and Lija 20.

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

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Four teams on top BOV Division 3

| January 6th, 2013 | 1 Comment »

Sirens, Mdina Knights, Marsaskala and Marsa are joint-leaders in the BOV Third Division after Marsaskala were held in a 1-1 draw by Santa Lucia and the other three teams registered wins on Sunday.

Sirens beat Swieqi United 2-0, Mdina defeated Luqa St. Andrew’s 3-0 while Marsa found no difficulty in beating Ghaxaq 6-1. Xghajra Tornados and Senglea Athletic shared the spoils in a goalless draw.

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Comfortable win puts Citizens back on track

| January 5th, 2013 | 6 Comments »

Two goals towards the end of the first half paved the way for a comfortable win for Valletta as they returned to winning ways, defeating Hibernians 4-1. A win which puts the Citizens on top the BOV Premier League table, one point ahead of the Paolites.

Valletta had their latest signings – Luke Dimech and Demba Toure making their debut after the club released Ricardo Filho and Leandro Almeida. Yenz Cini replaced in the goal the suspended Manuel Bartolo. Hibernians, on the other hand, lacked Marcelo Dias who was also serving a suspension.

Meanwhile Melita registered their third win in the BOV Premier League as they beat Hamrun Spartans 1-0 to join them in tenth place.

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