BOV Division 2: Dramatic win for leaders Swieqi

Leaders Swieqi United claimed three important points in a dramatic 2-1 win over Fgura United in one of the two BOV Second Division matches in programme at the Luxol Stadium on Saturday.

Following a goalless first half, Swieqi forged ahead thanks to a goal by Ion Alin Margarit on the 57th minute. Christian George Mallia equalised on the 87th minute but one minute in added time, Kyle Muscat notched the winner for Billy Mock’s side.

In another match, Gudja United came from behind to beat Birzebbuga St. Peter’s 2-1. Didier Sohna put Birzebbuga ahead five minutes from the end of the first half but Jean Claud Cesare equalised on the 79th and one minute from time, Chris Grech made it 2-1 for Gudja.

Swieqi lead the way with 23 points, followed by Kalkara, Gudja and Fgura on 16, Santa Lucia and Siggiewi 13, Marsaxlokk and Birzebbuga 12, Mgarr 11, Luqa 7, Attard 6, St. George’s 4 and Gharghur 2.