BOV Division 1: Zebbug extend positive run

Zebbug Rangers extended their positive run in the BOV First Division to five matches as they defeated Zabbar St. Patrick 3-1 at the Victor Tedesco Stadium on Friday. A win which puts them in joint-fourth place with Vittoriosa Stars but the latter have a game in hand.

Following a goalless first half, Larson Mallia converted a penalty eleven minutes in the second half to break the deadlock but ten minutes later, Shalon Diacono levelled matters. However Luke Gatt restored the lead seven minutes from time and four minutes later,
Arilson Mello Da Silva sealed the issue with a third goal.

Qormi lead the way with 26 points, followed by Mqabba on 25, Pietà 24, Vittoriosa and Zebbug 21, Sirens and Zejtun 17, San Gwann 15, Qrendi 13, Melita 11, Zabbar 10, Pembroke and Marsa 7 and Rabat 4.