Mgarr close in on promotion

Mgarr United moved another important step towards securing a place in Division 2 after beating Fgura United 2-0 in a match from the BOV Third Division Section A on Tuesday. A win which puts them seven points ahead of second-placed Mdina Knights and Ghaxaq.

Mdina suffered a shock 1-3 defeat to Siggiewi while Ghaxaq beat Pembroke 2-1 on Monday and therefore the two teams are once again on level points.

Mtarfa, on the other hand, returned to winning ways, defeating Marsa 1-0.

In Section B, Zejtun Corinthians beat Gudja United 2-0 while Naxxar Lions registered a narrow 1-0 win over Swieqi United.