Under-21 coach Ray ‘Zazu’ Farrugia and his assistant Ronald Vella named a nineteen-man squad for the two UEFA Under-21 Championship qualifiers against Finland and Lithuania.
Malta takes on Finland on Friday 3rd June at the Tehtaan Kenttä, Valkeakoski while on Tuesday 7th, Malta faces Lithuania at the Siauliai Central Stadium, Siauliai.
In a friendly match against Montenegro in March, Malta shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw.
The players are:
goalkeepers Daniel Balzan (Hibs), Adrian Parnis (Sannat), Steve Sultana (Nadur);
defenders Owen Bugeja (Floriana), Yessous Camilleri (Rabat), Cleaven Cassar (Pietà), Kane Paul Farrugia (Mosta), Matthew Robert Gauci (Hibs), Luca Martinelli (Melita), Zach Muscat (Pietà), Jonathan Xerri (Vittoriosa);
midfielders Clyde Borg (Floriana), Triston Caruana (Hibs), Bjorn Kristensen (Hibs), Rowen Muscat (Birkirkara);
forwards Steve Pisani (Hibs), Miguel Ciantar (Sliema), Leighton Grech (Vittoriosa), Terence Vella (Birkirkara).
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