The Malta Under-19 side led by Wayne Attard defeated Liechtenstein in a friendly match on Friday and then shared the spoils in another friendly match on Sunday.
In the first game at Freizeitanlage Widau – Ruggell, a penalty by Neil Frendo on the 53rd minute gave Malta a narrow win. Malta goalkeeper Lyden Moore saved a penalty on the 42nd minute.
MALTA Lyden Moore, Svein Bartolo, Romario Camilleri, Kyle Mifsud (62′ Ayrton Attard), Gary Camilleri, Zachary Grech, Kyle Gatt (46′ Andrea Borg) (76′ Clyde Bouvet), Neil Micallef (Jurgen Grech 67), Neil Frendo (84′ James Magri), Omar Elouni, (76′ Gianluca Zammit), Shaun Dimech.
Referee: Memo Ljatifi (Liechtenstein)
The second game was played in Eschen as the constant rainfall rendered the pitch at Ruggell unfit to host this match.
The Maltese held the initiative throughout the game but failed to score.
MALTA Rashed Al-Tumi, Svein Bartolo (46′ Kyle Gatt), Dejan Debono, Jurgen Grech (78′ Neil Micallef), Gary Camilleri, Zachary Grech, Clyde Bouvet (46′ Alex Satariano), James Magri (19′ Neil Frendo), Ayrton Attard (70′ Andrea Borg), Omar Elouni (66′ Gianluca Zammit), Shaun Dimech
Referee: Manuel Hermann (Liechtenstein)