Five Valletta foreigners confirmed for next season

Champions and FA Trophy winners Valletta are expected to retain just five of the foreigners for the coming season. These are Dominican Republic international right back Enmy Manuel Pena Beltre, Argentine midfielder Santiago Malano, Omani international midfielder Raed Ibrahim Saleh, Italian striker Matteo Piciollo and Argentine forward Miguel Angel Alba.

Malano has been playing for the Citizens for the past two years. Saleh and Piciollo joined the club last summer while Pena Beltre and Alba joined the Citizens in January.

Argentine central defender Juan Cruz Gill, Brazilian right back Romeu Pericles Romao, Italian midfielder Claudio Pani, Nigerian striker Uchenna Calistus Umeh and Estonian forward Albert Prosa will all be released.