BOV Division 1: Narrow win puts Pietà Hotspurs on top

BOV-First-Division---2012-2013Pietà Hotspurs take temporary leadership in the BOV First Division as a goal by Raphael Alain Kooh Sohna six minutes from time gave them a narrow win over Gudja United.

Lija Athletic, on the other hand, defeated Gzira United 2-1.

Erjon Beu put Lija ahead on 25 minutes but four minutes from time, Yanis Tonna levelled matters. Late in the game, Antoine Sacco notched the winner for Lija.

Pietà lead the way with 36 points, followed by Lija on 35, Vittoriosa and Naxxar 34, Marsaxlokk 29, St. Andrews 27, Gudja 26, Zejtun 21, Gzira 18, Dingli 12, Birzebbuga 10 and Mqabba 5.