New kits for national team — Squad arrives in Sofia

The national team will be wearing new Givova kits for the EURO 2016 qualifier against Bulgaria at the Natsionalen Stadion Vasil Levski in Sofia.

The kits by Givova feature the eight-pointed Maltese cross on the shirt rather than the MFA logo which will feature on the shorts and the back of the collar.

These shirts were unveiled on the eve of the team’s departure for Sofia on Friday morning.

The team held its first training session on Friday evening.

The players, who made the trip to Sofia, are:
goalkeeper Justin Haber (Birkirkara), Andrew Hogg (Kalloni – GRE), Nicky Vella (Valletta);
defenders Andrei Agius (Hibs), Steve Bezzina (Balzan), Owen Bugeja (Tarxien), Jonathan Caruana (Valletta), Ryan Camilleri (Valletta), Clayton Failla (Hibs), Justin Grioli (Balzan), Zach Muscat (Birkirkara);
midfielders Clyde Borg (Floriana), Roderick Briffa (Valletta), Andrew Cohen (Hibs), Brooke Farrugia (Floriana), Paul Fenech (Birkirkara), Ryan Fenech (Valletta), Bjorn Kristensen (Hibs), Rowen Muscat (Dunaújváros – HUN), Mark Scerri (Sliema), Andre Schembri (FSV Frankfurt – GER);
forwards Jean Paul Farrugia (Spartak Trnava – SVK), Terence Vella (Naxxar).