Zejtun Corinthians suffered their first defeat in the BOV Second Division, therefore allowing Mellieha to take sole leadership.
Zurrieq, who were lying at the bottom of the table, managed to inflict the first defeat on Zurrieq, beating them 2-0. For Zurrieq, this was their first win. On the other hand, a late goal gave Mellieha a 1-0 win over Zebbug Rangers.
Mellieha lead the way with 15 points, followed by Zejtun on 13, Rabat and Naxxar on 12. Rabat Ajax and Naxxar Lions cross swords on Sunday in one of the two matches in programme. Senglea Athletic take on St. Patrick in another game.