The Malta Under-17 national team will be hosting Group 4 of the UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualifying round between October 19 and 25 at the Centenary Stadium. The other teams in Group 4 are Scotland, Czechia and Northern Ireland.
Malta plays Scotland on Wednesday at 11:00, Czechia on Saturday at 16:00 and Northern Ireland on Tuesday 25 at 16:00.
Coach Ivan Woods has named a team of 20 players for this international commitment, namely:
Goalkeepers Niklas Vella (Balzan), Jake Scicluna (Valletta)
Central Defenders Nic Briffa (Birkirkara), Kean Scicluna (Hamrun Spartans), Lukas Okeke (Birkirkara), Sheldon Borg (Pietà Hotspurs), Nexille Grech (Hamrun Spartans)
Right Wingbacks Kewell Fardell (Valletta), Lydon Seychell (Valletta)
Left Wingbacks Shaun Carabott (Valletta), Shelom Magri (Birkirkara)
Midfielders Bradley Farrugia (Mosta), Antiago De Flavia (Floriana), Jerome Baldacchino (Valletta), Thomas Melillo (Pietà Hotspurs)
Offensive Players Jake Azzopardi (Valletta), Felippe Bugeja (Hamrun Spartans), Liam Delicata (Birkirkara), Nicholas Agius (Birkirkara), Keyon Ewurun (Valletta)
Wednesday (19/10/2022): Matchday 1 – Centenary Stadium
11:00 – Scotland vs Malta
16:00 – Northern Ireland vs Czech Republic
Saturday (22/10/2022): Matchday 2 – Centenary Stadium
11:00 – Scotland vs Northern Ireland
16:00 – Czech Republic vs Malta
Tuesday (25/10/2022): Matchday 3 – Centenary Stadium
11:00 – Czech Republic vs Scotland
16:00 – Malta vs Northern Ireland
All games will be streamed live on the Malta FA Youtube Channel.
Side A of the Centenary Stadium will be open for supporters. Ticket prices for one match are as follows:
Adults – €6; U12 and Over 60, Concessions – €4 and school children (in uniform) and teachers and nurseries – free