Msida St. Joseph moved three points clear in Group B of the Izibet Amateur League as a goal by Giovanni Galea on the 61st minute handed them a narrow win over Kirkop United at the Sirens Stadium on Sunday.
Rabat Ajax were held in a 1-1 draw by Gharghur at the Luxol Stadium. Jayden Aquilina put Gharghur ahead on the 59th but Kurt Camilleri equalised two minutes later.
Luqa St. Andrew’s were held in a 2-2 draw by Dingli Swallows at the Luxol Stadium. Fabien Lufi put Luqa ahead on the 12th but Mohamed Kara converted a penalty four minutes later to level matters. Sam Lorn Kind restored the lead seven minutes in the second half but four minutes in added time, Cachel Vella equalised.
On the other hand, Ghaxaq beat St. George’s 2-1 at the Sirens Stadium. Paul Simon Ellul put St. George’s ahead on the 20th but Dusan Petrovic equalised on the 31st and Lian Sciberras made it 2-1 seven minutes in the second half.
Msida lead the way with 30 points, followed by Rabat on 27, Gharghur 23, Luqa 22, Kirkop 20, Ghaxaq 18, St. George’s 16, Siggiewi 9, Dingli 7 and Mdina 6