BOV Second Division: Important wins for Zebbug, St. Venera

Zebbug Rangers and St. Venera Lightnings both collected precious points in their bid to climb up the BOV Second Division table.

Zebbug defeated Senglea Athletic 1-0 thanks to a last-minute goal by Mark Deguara. On the other hand, St. Venera beat Birzebbuga St. Peter’s 2-1. George Falzon put the Lightnings ahead, Robert Adami levelled matters but Glenn Micallef gave St. Venera the three points.

The Rangers are now sixth on 17 points, followed by St. Venera and Senglea on 16 and Zurrieq 15.

On Sunday, Gzira United were held in a goalless draw by Gharghur. On the other hand, leaders St. Andrews scored a goal four minutes in added time to defeat Rabat Ajax 2-1.

At the Gozo Stadium, Lija Athletic defeated Gozo FC 4-3.