BOV Division 1: Melita move second

Melita joined Rabat Ajax in second place in the BOV First Division as they beat St. George’s 2-0 on Saturday.

Julian Galea and Michael Martin scored the goals for the Amateurs.

In another match, Lija Athletic collected three precious points in a 2-0 win over Dingli Swallows.

Antoine Sacco and Keith Darmanin scored the goals for Brian Spiteri’s side.

Pietà lead the way with 29 points, followed by Rabat and Melita on 26, Zejtun 23, St. Andrews 21, Naxxar 17, Dingli 15, Birzebbuga 14, Lija 13, Vittoriosa 10, St. George’s 9 and St. Patrick 8.

On Sunday, Pietà take on Rabat in the top-of-the-table clash while Zejtun face Vittoriosa.