Mellieha defeated Siggiewi 5-4 in an entertaining clash which came to life after the break at the Centenary Stadium on Monday.
Isaac Fenech put Mellieha ahead on the 45th. Charles Nnaemeka levelled matters but Mellieha went 3-1 ahead thanks to two goals in one minute by Wayne Borg St John and Kalil da Rosa on the 52nd and 53rd. However Siggiewi restored equilibrium thanks to goals by Eman Ciappara on the 56th and Jason Camilleri on the 63rd. Kalil da Rosa made it 4-3 on the 75th with Jason Camilleri equalising a minute later. However Wayne Borg St John notched the winner five minutes from time.
Marsa and Sirens lead the way with 54 points, followed by Gharghur on 53, Zabbar 48, Mgarr 40, Siggiewi 39, Birzebbuga 36, Zejtun 35, Qrendi 32, Mellieha 31, Swieqi 23, Kirkop 19, Zurrieq 13 and Msida 5.