Raiders, Birkirkara maintain positive run in BOV Women’s League

Raiders (Luxol) and Birkirkara maintained their positive run in the BOV Women’s League as both registered their sixth win on Tuesday in a league which continues to be characterised by large scores. In fact, so far 230 goals were scored in 34 matches for an average of 6.76 goals per game.

Raiders claimed their fifth successive win as they defeated Pembroke Athleta 6-2 to stay one point ahead of Birkirkara who however have a game in hand. The Stripes, on the other hand, beat Tarxien Rainbows 7-0. Hibernians and Kirkop United continue to share the third place after both registered their fifth win. The Paolites beat Mgarr 1-0 while Kirkop beat Swieqi United 5-0.

Meanwhile Hamrun Spartans registered their first win as they defeated Lija / Iklin 8-0.

Raiders lead the way with 19 points, followed by Birkirkara on 18, Hibernians and Kirkop 15, Pembroke 12, Mgarr 10, Tarxien 6, Hamrun 3, Sliema and Swieqi 1 and Lija / Iklin 0.