Altona Magic has taken authority over the competition after a significant weekend for the leading teams in the National Premier League 2 west.

Not only did the Magic record a 2-1 road win over Werribee City for their third straight victory, but second-placed Moreland Zebras left two points on the table in a draw with Ballarat City and third-placed St Albans Saints slipped with a loss to Whittlesea Ranges.

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