Vittoriosa Stars pushed St. George’s closer to relegation after defeating them 3-0 in the derby in one of two BOV First Division matches in programme on Saturday. WIth three games to go, St. George’s lie two points behind San Gwann and eight behind another three times.
Milan Milivojev put the Stars ahead just before half-time, Duncan Pisani doubled the score on the 64th and Milan Lukic added another nine minutes from time.
Meanwhile Melita joined Rabat Ajax and Fgura United on the 26-point mark after holding Zebbug Rangers in a goalless draw.
Gzira lead the way with 54 points, followed by Hamrun on 51, Senglea 44, Pietà 40, Vittoriosa 33, Mqabba and Zebbug 32, Lija 31, Rabat, Fgura and Melita 26, San Gwann 20, St. George’s 18 and Gudja 8.