Lija, St. George's share spoils in draw

Lija Athletic and St. George’s shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw in one of the two BOV First Division matches in programme on Sunday.

The Saints seemed heading toward victory thanks to a goal by Glenn Bonello on 35 minutes but one minute in added time, Antoine Sacco notched the equaliser for Lija.

In the second match, Pietà Hotspurs held Mosta in a 3-3 draw.

Jurgen Pisani put Pieta ahead on the 3rd minute but Mosta equalised thanks to an own goal on 36 minutes. However five minutes from the end of the first half, Pisani made it 2-1 for the Hotspurs. A penalty by Kane Farrugia on 55 minutes and a goal by Simon Shead on the 75th gave Mosta a 3-2 lead but Zach Muscat restored equilibrium five minutes from time.