Malta lost 0-3 to Denmark in the second match from Group 6 of the UEFA Under-19 Championship Qualifying Round at the Victor Tedesco Stadium on Thursday.
Mikkel Duelund converted a penalty to put Denmark ahead on 21 minutes, Mads Thychosen doubled the score on the hour and Mikkel Duelund added another a minute later.
Malta plays the third and final match on Sunday against Iceland. Iceland held Denmark in a 1-1 draw on Tuesday but lost 1-4 to Israel on Thursday.
MALTA Timothy Aquilina, Daniel Buckle, Jean Borg (46′ Justin Vella), Connor Zammit, Matthew Guillaumier, Aidan Friggieri, Jake Grech, Zachary Brincat (59′ Kyrian Nwoko), Juan Corbolan, Joseph Mbong (84′ Jacob Walker), David Xuereb.
DENMARK Daniel Iversen, Alexander Munksgaard, Stefan Gartenmann, Morten Kristensen (64′ Jacob Bruun Larsen), Magnus Christensen, Rasmus Nicolaisen, Mikkel Duelund, Mikkel Kallesøe (62′ Emre Mor), Kasper Dolberg (52′ Rasmus Nissen), Mads Thychosen, Sammy Skytte.
Referee: Daniel Stefanski (POL)