Malta Under-19 coach Winston Muscat named a nineteen-man squad ahead of the UEFA Under-19 Championship mini-tournament which kicks-off on Wednesday.
Malta faces France in the first game on Wednesday, kick-off at 11:00; Belgium on Saturday while the Maltese youngsters complete their group commitments with a match against Lithuania on Tuesday, November 20.
Hibernians goalkeeper Ryan Vella and Birkirkara forward Carlo Zammit Lonardelli are on standby.
MALTA UNDER-19 SQUAD
Cain Formosa (San Gwann); Amara Sylla (Birkirkara).
Matthew Portelli (Hibernians); Jean Paul Attard (San Ġwann); Dejan Debono (St Andrews); Zak Grech (Balzan); Adam Magri Overend (St Andrews); Liam McKay (Pietà Hotspurs); Andreas Vella (Hibernians).
Christian Gauci (San Ġwann); Clyde Bouvet (Pietà Hotspurs); Marcus Grima (St Andrews); Bradley Sciberras (Floriana); Shaun Dimech (Valletta); Jamie Sixsmith (St Andrews); Andre Spiteri (Leganes, Spain).
Ayrton Attard (Birkirkara); Paul Mbong (Birkirkara); Alexander Satariano (St Andrews).
TOURNAMENT FIXTURES (Centenary Stadium)
Wednesday – 14/11/2018
11.00 France v Malta
14.15 Lithuania v Belgium
Saturday – 17/11/2018
11.00 France v Lithuania
14.15 Belgium v Malta
Tuesday – 20/11/2018
11.00 Belgium v France
14.15 Malta v Lithuania