Nadur Youngsters celebrate championship

| April 14th, 2013 | Comments Off

Gozo StadiumChampions Nadur Youngsters were presented with the trophy after winning the eleventh Melita First Division championship after the 3-3 draw with runners-up Kercem Ajax on Sunday.

Joseph Portelli put Nadur ahead on 15 minutes. Michael Vella levelled matters on the 45th. Kercem then tirned the score in their favour with goals by Jean Paul Mizzi one minute in the second half and three minutes later, Malcolm Vella made it 3-1. Anthony Portelli reduced the gap on 87 minutes and two minutes in added time, the same player notched the equaliser.

On Saturday, Victoria Hotspurs defeated Xewkija Tigers 4-3.

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B’Kara stay two points clear after dramatic draw with Hibernians

| April 14th, 2013 | 37 Comments »

BOV-Premier-League---2012-2013Birkirkara continue to enjoy a two-point lead on top the BOV Premier League after earning a point in a 1-1 draw with Hibernians despite having to play for almost eighty minutes in ten men.

The game had a most dramatic finale as the Stripes took the lead on the 90th and Hibs levelled matters two minutes in added time.

Mosta suffered their eighth consecutive defeat as they lost 2-4 to Tarxien Rainbows who therefore returned to winning ways after two defeats in the previous two matches.

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BOV Division 1: Precious points for Birzebbuga

| April 14th, 2013 | 1 Comment »

BOV-First-Division---2012-2013Birzebbuga St. Peter’s moved an important step towards securing their BOV First Division status as they registered an impressive 6-0 win over Gudja United.

Martin Deyanov put the Saints ahead on the 10th minute and James Sammut doubled the score two minutes later. Nine minutes in the second half, Deyanov was on target again to put Birzebbuga 3-0 ahead. Vinicius Pereira dos Santos then scored three times on 74, 90 and 91 minutes to give the Saints a most comfortable win.

Meanwhile Naxxar Lions defeated Mqabba 3-0 to move third, one point behind joint-leaders Vittoriosa and Lija.

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BOV Division 2: Champions Zebbug extend unbeaten run

| April 14th, 2013 | 8 Comments »

BOV-Second-Division---2012-2013Champions Zebbug Rangers extended their unbeaten run to thirteen matches as they registered a narrow 1-0 win over promotion challengers St. George’s.

This defeat for the Saints allowed Msida St. Joseph and Zurrieq to move second and third respectively. Msida beat Siggiewi 1-0 while Zurrieq defeated St. Venera Lightnings 3-2.

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Second-half goals hand Valletta win over Sliema — Qormi beat nine-man Melita

| April 13th, 2013 | 8 Comments »

BOV-Premier-League---2012-2013Valletta scored twice in the second half to maintain alive hopes for the title as they registered a 2-0 win over Sliema Wanderers.

Meanwhile Melita remain anchored at the bottom of the BOV Premier League table after losing 1-3 to Qormi. A defeat which leaves the Amateurs five points behind Hamrun Spartans and six behind Rabat Ajax.

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