Red Devils defeat Sale United

MOE United claimed the McHallam-Patterson Cup with a 1-0 victory over Sale United.

The victory kept the Red Devils on top of the Latrobe Valley Soccer League table, while pushing the Swans down to ninth place.

In a match played on a soggy Olympic Park pitch in Moe, Matthew Shearing scored the only goal just before half-time.

Second-placed Churchill United brushed off last week’s draw to down Newborough Yallourn United 3-1.

A late goal gave league champion Falcons a 3-3 draw with Olympians at Traralgon. The result prevented the Birds from overtaking third-placed Monash, which had the bye.

Traralgon City scored three goals in the first half on its way to defeating Pegasus 4-0 in Morwell.

Tyers defeated Trafalgar Victory 5-0 at home. It was the Lightning’s second win of the season, and moved it past Victory into 11th spot.

Fortuna defeated East Gippsland United 4-2 at Bairnsdale.

The LVSL will break for the Queen’s Birthday long weekend. When the season resumes on June 19, Sale United will host Traralgon City.