Melita registered their fourth win in the BOV First Division as they defeated Dingli Swallows 4-0 at the Luxol Ground on Friday.
Kane Micallef notched a hat-trick for the Amateurs with the other goal being scored by Manuel Ramon Sierra Camacho.
Meanwhile a goal by Adam Smeir on the 90th gave Rabat Ajax a narrow win over St. Andrews in another match.
Mid-way through the first round, Pietà Hotspurs lead the way with 16 points, followed by Rabat on 15, Zejtun 13, Melita 12, Birzebbuga 9, Vittoriosa 8, Lija 6, St. George’s and Dingli 5, Naxxar 4 and St. Patrick 1.
The BOV First Division League now takes a break due to the U*BET FA Trophy second round and will resume on November 25.