After St. George’s held leaders Pietà Hotspurs in a goalless draw on Sunday, it was the turn of St. Patrick to claim important points in another top-bottom clash in the BOV First Division as they registered a 2-1 win over Rabat Ajax on Monday.
Clayton Camilleri put the Saints ahead early in the game and Ryan Micallef levelled matters one minutes in added time. However Dion Fava notched the winner two minutes later.
Vittoriosa Stars also returned to winning ways with an impressive 3-0 win over Naxxar Lions.
Gary Muir scored twice for Oliver Spiteri’s side with Marcelo Pereira adding another.
Pietà Hotspurs lead the way with 30 points, followed by Rabat and Melita on 29, Zejtun 27, St. Andrews 21, Lija 19, Naxxar and Birzebbuga 17, Dingli 15, Vittoriosa 14, St. Patrick 11 and St. George’s 10.