Leaders St. Andrews and Gzira United both dropped important points in the BOV Second Division as they were held in draws on Saturday.
St. Andrews were held in a goalless daw by Zurrieq while Gzira United were held in a 1-1 draw by St. Venera Lightnings.
On Sunday, Lija Athletic moved second after defeating Rabat Ajax 4-3. In another match, Mellieha registered a comfortable 5-0 win over Gozo.
St. Andrews lead the way with 34 points, followed by Lija on 31, Gzira 29, Birzebbuga 24, Mellieha 20, Senglea 16, Zurrieq 15, Zebbug 14, St. Venera and Rabat 13, Gozo and Gharghur 6.