Zabbar St. Patrick and Zurrieq registered comfortable wins in the BOV National Amateur League on Saturday.
At the Luxol Stadium, in Group A, Ta’ Xbiex defeated Dingli Swallows 4-2. Goals by Sean Lee Lanzon on the 4th minute, Jurgen Sciriha on the 25th and Liam Spiteri seven minutes later put Ta’ Xbiex three goals ahead. Dario Borg converted a penalty for Dingli on the 54th but Mauro Busuttil made it 4-1 on the 75th. Melchior Tonna scored a second goal for Ta’ Xbiex a minute later.
In another match, Birzebbuga St. Peter’s and Msida St. Joseph shared the spoils in a goalless draw at the Sirens Stadium.
In Group B, Zabbar St Patrick defeated Sta. Venera Lightnings 4-0 at the Sirens Stadium thanks to goals by Philip Chircop on the 24th, Gianluca Zammit on the 51st, Miguel Ciantar on the 82nd and Jean Pierre Mifsud Triganza on the 82nd.
On the other hand, Zurrieq beat Mellieha 3-0 at the Luxol Stadium courtesy of Timothy Thomas on the 4th, Ivan Bojovic on the hour and Kurt Darmanin on the 90th.