Winning start for women’s Under-16 national team

The Malta women’s Under-16 national team defeated Liechtenstein 3-1 in the first game from the UEFA Youth Development Tournament which kicked-off at the Centenary Stadium on Friday.

Maia Debono put Malta ahead during the first half and a brace by substitute Demi Magrin gave the Reds a comfortable lead before Sophia Hurumann pulled one back for Liechtenstein.

Malta plays the second game on Sunday against Azerbaijan at the Centenary Stadium, kick-off at 13:15 while on Tuesday, Malta faces Austria at the Luxol Stadium, kick-off at 13:15.

MALTA Patricia Ebejer (Mandy Caruana 61’); Chloe Ann Ellul (Miriana Conti 41’), Kimberley Borg (Rohanne Zahra 55’), Leanne Cefai (Nicole Zammit 61’), Nicole Sciberras, Celeste Grech (Kayleigh Chetcuti 55’), Kathryn Ellul (Keeva Camilleri 41’), Maia Debono, Michaela Felice (Demi Magrin 41’), Sarah Urpani (Amy Busuttil 55’), Maria Farrugia (Samantha Zarb 61’).
Coach: Dorianne Theuma