Nadur Youngsters move five points clear

Nadur Youngsters moved five points clear in the BOV Gozo Football League First Division following a narrow win over Xewkija Tigers at the Gozo Stadium on Sunday.

Marcelo Junior Barbosa scored the all-important goal two minutes in the second half.

In another match, Xaghra United defeated SK Victoria Wanderers 2-1.

Luis Andre De Melo Lima put Xaghra ahead three minutes from the end of the first half. Njongo Priso Doding converted a penalty to level matters on the 61st minute but de Melo Lima notched the winner twelve minutes from time.

Meanwhile in the BOV Gozo Football League Second Division, leaders Sannat Lions registered their eighth win as they beat Munxar Falcons 5-2 at the Kercem Ajax Stadium on Saturday.

Ebube Ralph Okpokwu converted a penalty on the 11th minute and seven minutes later, Christian Vella doubled the score. Okpokwu increased the lead on the 32nd as he converted another penalty and five minutes from the end of the first half, Christian Debono scored the fourth goal. Munxar reduced the gap with goals by Ayesller Carvalho on the 77th and Andrew Borg four minutes from time.

In another match, St. Lawrence Spurs defeated Qala Saints 2-1. Felpe Augusto de Oliveira put Qala ahead on the 23rd but Charlon Farrugia converted a penalty to equalise six minutes in the second half and Matthias Michael Uzor gave the Spurs the lead on the 73rd.