Senglea Athletic maintained their unbeaten record as they came from behind to beat Mosta 2-1 at the Centenary Stadium on Saturday.
This was the second win in a row for the team led by Steven Vella and Mario Muscat and now they share the top spot in the BOV Premier League together with Sirens on the seven-point mark.
Nikita Kotlov put Mosta ahead on the 18th minute when he received an assist by Matias Muchardi, slotting the ball past goalkeeper Anthony Curmi.
Senglea equalised on the 34th minute. Taisei Marukawa received a cross from the right by Sean Cipriott, hitting home past Andreas Vella.
On the 69th minute, Senglea notched the winner as substitute Wilfried Zamble pounced on a loose ball following a clearance by Curmi and lobbed the ball over the Mosta goalkeeper.
SENGLEA Anthony Curmi, Sigitas Olberkis, Leighton Grech (58′ Jan Tanti), Manolito Micallef, Gonzalo Nicolas Virano (63′ Wilfried Zamble), Taisei Marukawa (84′ Justin Micallef), Jose Wilkson Teixeira, Sean Cipriott, Mirko Todorovic, Anderson de Nascimento Carneiro, David Xuereb.
Subs not used: Daniel Farrugia, Dejan Debono, Andrei Spiteri, Karl Pulo.
Coach: Steven Vella
Goalkeepers Coach: Mario Muscat
MOSTA Andreas Vella, Edin Murga, Akeem Roach (81′ Zachary Brincat), Weverton Gomes, Duane Bonnici (89′ Kyle Gatt), Nikita Kotlov, Dexter Xuereb, Rafael Morisco, Momdou Jallow, Tyrone Farrugia, Matias Muchardi.
Subs not used: Andre Spiteri, Gabriel Aquilina, Matteo Vella, Liam Portelli, Christian Grech.
Coach: Mark Miller
Asst. Coach: Joe Grech
Referee: Slobodan Petrovic
Assistant Referees: Paul Apap, Ivan Galea
Fourth Official: Stefan Pace
Yellow Cards: Todorovic, Anderson, Virano, Grech
BOV Player of the Match: Taisei Marukawa