Ta’ Xbiex returned to winning ways as they defeated Marsaskala 2-1 in the basement clash in the BOV Third Division at the Charles Abela Stadium on Saturday.
Paul Francis Sumaila put Ta’ Xbiex ahead on the half-hour and although Luis Nestor Silva Canas equalised on the 62nd, Sumaila notched the winner three minutes from time.
On the other hand, a goal just before half-time by Radnor Farrugia gave Zurrieq a narrow win over Dingli Swallows.
Kalkara lead the way with 50 points, followed by Luqa on 47, Santa Lucia 46, Msida 39, Sta. Venera 37, Xghajra 34, Kirkop 33, Zurrieq 28, Mdina 27, Dingli 19, Mtarfa and Ta’ Xbiex 13 and Marsaskala 3.