BOV Division 1: Sixth win on the trot for Naxxar Lions

Naxxar Lions keep marching on in the BOV First Division as they defeated Vittoriosa Stars 4-2 at the Centenary Stadium in one of three matches in programme on Friday.

The Lions had a perfect first half, taking a four-goal lead. Jurgen Debono put them ahead on the 24th and Lubos Adamec doubled the score on the 31st. A minute later, Sneyder Julian Guevara Munoz made it 3-0 and Jurgen Debono scored a fourth two minutes from the end of the first half. In the second half, Vittoriosa reduced the score with goals by Andreas Galea on the 64th and Arber Dhrani on the 76th.

Mqabba returned to winning ways as they defeated Sirens 1-0 at the Victor Tedesco Stadium thanks to a goal by Luca Casha on the 44th minute.

On the other hand, a goal by former Rabat player Lawrence Chiedozie on the 10th minute gave Qormi a narrow win over the Magpies at the Victor Tedesco Stadium. For Rabat, this was the fourth consecutive defeat.

Naxxar lead the way with 24 points, followed by Mqabba on 20, Senglea and Qormi 18, Lija 17, Vittoriosa 16, Sirens 13, Pietà 12, Rabat 10, Melita and Marsa 9, Gharghur and Fgura 8 and Zebbug 6.