Leaders Zebbug Rangers registered a fine 4-0 win over promotion challengers Msida St. Joseph to move nine points clear on top the BOV Second Division table.
San Gwann, in fact, failed to keep the pace with Zebbug as they were held in a 1-1 dtraw by Mellieha and are now joint-second with St. George’s.
Zurrieq have now moved fourth after defeating neighbours Kirkop United 1-0.
Pembroke Athleta registered a fine 4-0 win over Gharghur while Fgura United defeated St. Venera Lightnings 5-3. In another match, Siggiewi came from behind to beat St. Patrick 3-1.
Zebbug lead the way with 40 points, followed by San Gwann and St. George’s on 31, Zurrieq 28, Msida 27, Fgura 25, Pembroke and Siggiewi 24, St. Patrick 23, Mellieha 22, Kirkop 16, Gharghur 11, Mgarr and St. Venera 10.