BOV Division 2: Rabat Ajax move second

Rabat Ajax moved second in the BOV Second Division as they defeated Luqa St. Andrews’s 3-0 at the Centenary Stadium on Friday. The Magpies join Fgura and Mgarr on the 16-point mark, one behind leaders Birzebbuga St. Peter’s.

Kurt Muscat put Rabat ahead on the 63rd while goals by Nicolai Attard and Larens Vella deep into stoppage time sealed the issue for the Magpies.

In another match, Melita defeated Sta. Venera Lightnings 3-1. Luke Mifsud opened the score on the 15th minute and Michael Cachia doubled the score on the 23rd. Mohammed Telessi pulled one back on the 37th but Andrew Borg Hedley converted a penalty four minutes from the end of the first half.

Birzebbuga lead the way with 17 points, followed by Rabat, Fgura and Mgarr on 16, Melita 14, Marsaxlokk 13, St. George’s 11, Zabbar, Siggiewi and Sta. Venera 7, Mellieha and Kalkara 6 and Luqa 4.