BOV Division 1: Balzan beat Mosta to take sole leadership

Balzan Youths moved once again three points clear on top the BOV First Division table after defeating Mosta 2-1 in a direct clash for the top spot.

Aaron Agius put Balzan ahead on 22 minutes. Simon Shead levelled matters on 45 minutes but Pedro Calcado converted a penalty twelve minutes from time to hand the Youths the three points.

Balzan lead the way with 23 points, followed by St. George’s on 20, Mosta and Mqabba 17. Mqabba, however, have a game in hand.

In another match, Dingli Swallows defeated Msida St. Joseph 2-0 thanks to a brace by Charlon Sammut on 48 and 62 minutes.