BOV Division 1: Melita back on track

Melita moved back on track in the BOV First Division as they defeated ten-man Rabat Ajax 2-0 on Friday. They join Gzira and Fgura in third place, four points behind St. Andrews and one behind Pembroke.

The Amateurs took the lead thanks to a Michael Valenzia penalty one minute from the end of the first half and Julian Galea doubled the score on the 81st.

St. Andrews lead the way with 39 points, followed by Pembroke on 36, Gzira, Fgura and Melita on 35, Gudja 30, St. George’s and Vittoriosa 29, Lija 25, Mqabba and Rabat 22, Zurrieq 17, Msida 14 and Birzebbuga 9.