Ba maintains top spot in football league
24 October, 2016, 12:00 am
BA maintained its lead in the Vodafone Premier League after thrashing Rewa 4-2 at Govind Park yesterday.
The Men in Black extended its lead to eight points in the competition after the big win.
Lautoka sits on second spot on the points table after bouncing back to beat Dreketi 2-0 at Subrail Park.
Zibraaz Sahib scored in the first half while Valerio Nawatu scored the second from a penalty kick after the break for the Sugar City side.
Labasa recorded its second win for the weekend after beating Nadroga on home soil yesterday.
Ratu Apenisa Anare scored the lone goal for the Babasiga Lions against the Stallions.
It was Labasa’s second win for the weekend after downing Lautoka 2-0 on Saturday. Gabriele Matanisiga scored both goals against the Blues.
Also yesterday, Nadi lost to Suva 2-1 at Prince Charles Park. Sairusi Nalaubu and Setareki Hughes scored for the Capital City side while Waisake Tabucavu scored for the host.
Points: Ba 25, Lautoka 17, Rewa 16, Suva 16, Labasa 15, Nadi 11, Dreketi 7, Nadroga 0.