Hibernians regained the top spot in the BOV Premier League as they returned to winning ways, defeating Sliema Wanderers 3-0.
The Wanderers therefore remain anchored at the bottom of the table with just three points from six matches.
The Paolites took the lead on the 35th minute thanks to a direct freekick by Jurgen Degabriele which ended in the top left corner.
Twelve minutes in the second half, Hibs doubled the score when off an assist by Wilfried Domoraud from the left, Jurgen Degabriele slotted the ball past Aquilina.
On the hour, Wilfried Domoraud made it 3-0 with a diagonal shot from the left despite the marking by two defenders.
However on 66 minutes, the Paolites were reduced to ten men after Ferdinando Apap received a second yellow card.
SLIEMA Timothy Aquilina, Pablo Morales, Kurt Shaw, Gabriel Aquilina, Miguel Fernandes Lima (58’ Raphael Kooh Sohna), Warsama Hassan (67’ Gui Inters), Danny Holla (67’ Mark Scerri), Myles Beerman (75’ Omar Elouni), Julius Bliek, Dejan Vukovic, Valmir Berisha.
Coach: Andrea Pisanu
HIBS Ibrahim Kone, Ferdinando Apap, Leandra Almeida, Jake Grech (79’ Edafe Christopher Uzeh), Jurgen Degabriele (71’ Matthew Ellul), Bjorn Kristensen, Dunstan Vella (90’ Ayrton Attard), Taylor Aldama (90’ Zachary Grech), Andrei Agius, Gabriel Izquier Artiles, Wilfried Domoraud (90’ Brite Ihuomah).
Coach: Stefano Sanderra
Referee: Fyodor Zammit
Assistant Referees: Duncan Sultana, Paul Apap
Fourth Official: Emanuel Grech
Yellow Cards: Grech, Apap, Domoraud
Red Cards: 66’ Ferdinando Apap