Bottom-placed United Victory secured a second straight win in Dhivehi Premier League with a 5-1 win over Super United Sports.
Two well taken headers from Kyrylo Silich (27) and Ahmed Rasheed (30) broke the deadlock to give United Victory a 2-0 lead just after the half-hour mark.
Two minutes later, SUS grabbed one back with a close-range finish from Ahmed Hameed.
Ismail Easa scored his first of the night in the 38th minute to extend the lead to 3-1.
Ali Haisam’s header (81) and Ismail Easa’s late penalty (84) helped United Victory register a vital win to reduce the gap between seventh-placed SUS to just three points.