Aston Villa won 2-0 away at Peterborough United as
Abeid smashed home a ferocious strike in the early stages and Amalfitano ran from inside his own half and beat two defenders before scoring the second.
Everton suffered a 2-1 defeat to Tranmere Rovers in the Liverpool Senior Cup final as it continued its pre-season preparations.
In a game which saw three penalties awarded and only one scored, Everton held a first-half lead after Apostolos Vellios diverted home Luke Garbutt's cross.
Everton goalkeeper Jan Mucha conceded a penalty with a foul on Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro but then saved from Andy Robinson to keep his side on level terms.
Mucha was later beaten from the spot by James Wallace and, after Conor McAleny missed a penatly at the other end, Robinson scored a late winner on the counter-attack.
Australia's presence in the English Premier League could hit a new low next season as the future of two Socceroos stars hangs in the balance.