BOV Division 2: Gudja, Santa Lucia move third

Gudja and Santa Lucia joined Siggiewi in third place in the BOV Second Division as they both registered wins in the two matches in programme at the Luxol Stadium on Sunday.

Gudja defeated St. George’s 3-0. Five minutes before the end of the first half, Chris Grech put Gudja ahead. Jean Claud Cesare doubled the score three minutes in the second half and Chris Grech added another seven minutes from time.

On the other hand, Santa Lucia beat Gharghur 3-2. Steve Meilak put Santa Lucia ahead on the 5th minute but James Mifsud equalised on the 25th. Meilak however restored the lead on the half-hour with Sebastian Perdomo increasing the lead four minutes in the second half. Six minutes from time, Eduardo de Lima Nicolau reduced the gap for Gharghur.

Swieqi lead the way with 23 points, followed by Kalkara on 22, Gudja, Santa Lucia and Siggiewi 19, Fgura 16, Birzebbuga and Mgarr 15, Marsaxlokk 14, Luqa 7, Attard 6, St. George’s 4 and Gharghur 2. St. George’s had two points deducted.