Women's national team takes on Northern Ireland in friendly matches

The Malta women’s national team will be facing Northern Ireland in two friendly matches at the Centenary Stadium. The first match will be played on Sunday at 18:30 while the second is scheduled for Tuesday at 10:30.

In their last outing, the team led by Pierre Brincat defeated Luxembourg 3-1.

Brincat will choose from the following players:
goalkeepers Sharon Costantino (Mosta), Stephanie Cremona (Hibs), Dorianne Grech (Tarxien), Janice Xuereb (Birkirkara);
defenders Rebecca Bonnici (Birkirkara), Rebecca Chircop (Mosta), Stefania Farrugia (Birkirkara), Ann Marie Said (Gozo), Gabriella Zahra (Birkirkara), Charlene Zammit (Hibs), Sherianne Zammit (Hibs), Michelle Zuber (Gozo);
midfielders Kelly Agius Pace (Birkirkara), Melania Bajada (Gozo), Brenda Borg (Mgarr), Martina Borg (Pembroke), Orianna Bedingfield (Mosta), Martina Cilia (Birkirkara), Rachael Cuschieri (Birkirkara), Rebecca D’Agostino (Mosta), Mandy Debono (Hibs), Chantal Fenech (Birkirkara), Amber Grech (Pembroke), Ann Marie Muscat (Mosta), Natasha Pace (Mosta), Antoinette Sammut (Mgarr), Sonia Schembri (Pembroke), Dorianne Theuma (Mosta), Jasmine Vella Turner (Mgarr), Emma Xuereb (Mosta);
forwards Nicole Buttigieg (Ingersoll Flyers), Ylenia Carabott (Hibs), Jade Flask (Raiders), Kathleen Saliba (Hibs).

The first match will be controlled by Esther Azzopardi who will be assisted by Mariano Debono and Mitchell Scerri while the second will be controlled by Glenn Tonna, assisted by Sammy Attard and Jonathan Bonello.

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