BOV Division 3: Mgarr United promoted

Mgarr United were the first team to win promotion from the BOV Third Division as a goal by Matthew Muscat seven minutes in the second half enabled them to beat Mgarr United 1-0. A win which leaves them four points ahead of Qrendi and five ahead of Kirkop United although the latter two have a game in hand.

Qrendi defeated Luqa St. Andrew’s 4-0. An own goal on the 28th minute put them ahead Ten minutes later, Saviour Sacco doubled the score and one minute in the second half, Antoine Sacco increased the lead further. Denis Di Maio made it 4-0 on the 72nd minute.

Two goals in the last thirteen minutes gave Kirkop United a 2-0 win over Mdina Knights. Michael Zammit put Kirkop ahead on the 77th and two minutes from time, Endrit Kaca doubled the score.

Attard moved fourth after defeating Santa Lucia 1-0 thanks to a goal by Malcolm Tirchett on the 28th.

Marsaxlokk and Kalkara shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw. Thomas Grech put Marsaxlokk ahead on the 40th but Noel Tabone equalised on the 73rd.

In another match, St. Venera Lightnings defeated Marsaskala 2-1.

Mgarr lead the way with 48 points, followed by Qrendi on 44, Kirkop 43, Attard 38, Santa Lucia 37, Mtarfa 33, Marsaskala and St. Venera 30, Kalkara 25, Mdina 21, Luqa and Marsaxlokk 14 and Ta` Xbiex 6.