BOV Division 1: Qormi turn defeat into victory

Qormi came from behind to beat Sirens 2-1 in one of the two BOV First Division matches in programme at the Victor Tedesco Stadium on Friday. A win which enabled Brian Spiteri’s side to extend the lead on top.

Luke Galea put Sirens ahead two minutes in the second half but an own goal restored equilibrium on the 77th minute. Lubos Adamec notched the winner three minutes from time.

San Gwann claimed three important points as they defeated Qrendi 3-2.

Julio Cesar Souza Martins da Silva put Qrendi ahead on the 7th minute but San Gwann turned the score in their favour with goals by Mario Andres Arieta Suarez on the 13th, Sergio Hili on the 45th and Thiago Lopes de Souza on the 77th. Petar Mrvic reduced the gap three minutes from time.

Qormi lead the way with 35 points, followed by Pieta on 30, Mqabba 28, Zebbug and Vittoriosa 24, Sirens and Zejtun 20, Qrendi 19, San Gwann 18, Pembroke 13, Melita 11, Marsa and Zabbar 10 and Rabat 4.