Malta came from behind to beat Azerbaijan 2-1 in another match from League B Group 1 of Round 2 of the UEFA Women’s Under-19 Championship at Inver Park in Larne, Northern Ireland on Saturday.
A win which puts Malta on the four-point mark following the 1-1 draw with hosts Northern Ireland on Wednesday.
Parvin Safaraliyeva put Azerbaijan ahead after just one minute but Kailey Willis equalised on the 62nd and Ileana Farrugia made it 2-1 seven minutes later.
The women’s Under-19 national team will be in action in the third and final match on Tuesday against the Faroe Islands.
Photo courtesy of Malta FA
AZERBAIJAN Goknur Guleruz, Milana Rahimova, Irem Bir, Samira Ashirova (80′ Buse Nur Kocabey), Aysun Muradova, Lamia Alizada, Nisrine Maria Zenouli, Fatma Nur Sense, Alina Nahmadova, Parvin Safaraliyeva, Fatima Ahmadli (72′ Semanur Arzik).
MALTA Giulia D’Antuono, Tammy Falzon, Michaela Cachia (79′ Iulia Mifsud), Kailey Willis, Maya Lucia, Martina Fenech (84′ Georgiana Mifsud), Alexandra Gatt, Veronique Mifsud, Yulya Carella, Mariah Cardona, Sarah Vella Barberi.
Referee: Triinu Laos (EST)