Ghaxaq are the third team to secure promotion to Division 2 as they defeated Swieqi United 2-0 in the BOV Third Division on Monday.
This win puts Ghaxaq back in third place, two points ahead of Xghajra and four ahead of Attard with one match to go.
Ghaxaq join champions Sirens and runners-up Swieqi United in Division 2. A fourth team will be promoted in two weeks’ time among Xghajra and Attard.
Sirens lead the way with 67 points, followed by Swieqi on 54, Ghaxaq 49, Xghajra 47, Attard 45, Mgarr 40, Santa Lucia 34, Mtarfa 31, Sta. Venera 30, Luqa 29, Qrendi 27, Ta’ Xbiex 17, Marsaxlokk and Kalkara 6.