BOV Division 1: Gudja halt Fgura’s positive run

Gudja United brought Fgura United’s positive run to an end as they came back from two goals down to beat them 3-2 in a clash from the BOV First Division on Monday. A win which enables Gudja to move to just two points behind third-placed Fgura and one behind Melita.

Fgura seemed heading towards a comfortable win as they went two goals ahead thanks to Josef Dalli on the 17th and Philip Chircop on the 37th. However three minutes from half-time, Angelo Catania pulled one back and the same player equalised nine minutes in the second half. Peter Paul Sammut notched the winner for Gudja on the 74th.

St. Andrews lead the way with 45 points, followed by Pembroke on 43, Fgura 39, Melita 38, Gudja 37, Gzira 36, Vittoriosa 35, St. George’s 34, Lija 31, Mqabba 29, Rabat 22, Zurrieq 18, Msida 14 and Birzebbuga 12.