The Malta Under-19 national team registered two wins in two friendly matches in Austria as part of a six-day training camp ahead of November’s UEFA Under-19 Championship mini-tournament where Malta will be facing hosts Italy, Slovakia and Cyprus.
On Friday, Malta defeated FC Tirol U-19 2-1 thanks to goals by Paul Mbong and Alex Satariano. FC Tirol narrowed the deficit from the penalty spot.
On the other hand, on Monday, Malta beat SK Jenbach 1-0 thanks to a goal by Shaun Dimech on the 68th minute.
The players selected by coach Winston Muscat and his assistant Stefano Grima were:
goalkeepers Amara Sylla (Birkirkara); Matthias Debono (Ħamrun Spartans);
defenders Sheldon Mizzi (Pietà Hotspurs); Andreas Vella (Hibernians); Ismael Borg (Lija Athletic); Glenn Attard (Birkirkara); Owen Spiteri (San Ġwann); Liam McKay (Pietà Hotspurs); Christian Gauci (San Ġwann); Shaun Dimech (Valletta);
midfielders Carlo Zammit Lonardelli (Birkirkara); Bradley Sciberras (Floriana); Matthew Portelli (Hibernians); Russell Vella (Ħamrun Spartans); Jake Engerer (Cesena SC); Jake Ghio (Pietà Hotspurs);
forwards Paul Mbong (Birkirkara); Alexander Satariano (St Andrews); Mattia Veselji (St Andrews); Ryan Tonna (Valletta).