After dropping two important points in a draw with neighbours Mdina Knights, Rabat Ajax claimed the three points in the derby with Mtarfa, beating them 2-1 at the Centenary Stadium on Wednesday in Group B of the National Amateur League. A win which puts Rabat on top but Mtarfa have a game in hand.
Nicolai Attard put Rabat ahead on the 3rd minute but Jurgen Gerada equalised on the 27th. However two minutes in the second half, Aidan Azzopardi notched the winner for the Magpies.
In another match, Luqa St. Andrew’s defeated Siggiewi 3-1 to move second.
Danny Claridge converted a penalty to put Liqa ahead on the 12th minute and Alan Abdel Rahman doubled the score on the 17th. Emmanuel Mbong pulled one back for Siggiewi on the 21st minute but Mark Farrugia sealed the issue with a third goal on the 75th minute.