The Malta Under-19 side will be taking part in the UEFA Under-19 Championship Group 9 mini-tournament which will be held between Thursday 7th and Tuesday 12th October in Slovenia. Taking part in the group besides Malta and hosts Slovenia are the Netherlands and Slovakia.
Malta plays the first game against Slovakia on Thursday at the Fazanerija Stadion in Murska Sobota. On Saturday, Malta takes on the Netherlands at the Sportni Park in Lendava while the third and final match is on Tuesday against the Netherlands at the Fazanerija Stadion in Murska Sobota. The three matches kick-off at 15:00.
The players selected by Malta coach Michael Molzahn and his assistant Josef Mansueto are:
goalkeepers Carlos Dimech (Pietà), Jean Matthias Vella (Vittoriosa);
defenders Ansil Briffa (Pietà), Quincy Bregman (Mosta), Keith Fedele (Pietà), Clifford Gauci (Pietà), Christian Grech (Pietà), Jurgen Pisani (Pietà), Dylan Sammut (Hibs);
midfielders Clyde Borg (Floriana), Sacha Borg (Floriana), Bjorn Kristensen (Hibs), Zach Muscat (Pietà), James Paris (Sliema), Matthew Tabone (Hibs), Christian Vassallo (Chasetown FC);
forwards Jean Paul Farrugia (Hibs), Steve Pisani (Hibs), Ryan Micallef (Rabat).