Valletta FC secured the services of twenty nine year old Brazilian forward Nilton Soares Rodrigues.
Niltinho started his career at Nacional and later had spells with Sao Caetano, UA Barbarense, Volta Redonda and Joinville before moving to Korea to join Daejeon Citizen. On his return to Brazil, he was loaned by Sao Caetano to Volta Redonda, Criciuma, Chapecoense, Atletico Goianense and Alagoano. Niltinho moved to Portugal where he played for Chaves for three years before returning to Brazil to join Ponte Preta, later joining Nautico. Last summer, he moved to Europe to join Panachaiki in Greece.
The Citizens had earlier released Oke Akpoveta and Flavio Silva Cheveresan.