BOV First Division: Melita beat Rabat to win championship

A goal by Julian Galea mid-way through the second half gave Melita the BOV First Division championship as they beat Rabat Ajax 1-0.

Three points which enabled the Amateurs to leapfrog the Magpies into the top spot.

Meanwhile in another match, Zejtun Corinthians ended the season on a positive note as they defeated Pietà Hotspurs 1-0 thanks to a goal by Ryan Cauchi.

This was the last game for Zejtun duo Carmel Formosa and Jason Cachia who will be hanging their boots after a long career.

Melita end their commitments with 37 points, followed by Rabat on 45, Pietà 38, Zejtun 36, Naxxar 33, Vittoriosa 31, St. Andrews 27, Lija 26, Birzebbuga 23, Dingli and St. Patrick 19 and St. George’s 16.

Photos courtesy of Bank of Valletta