The Tipsport Malta Cup 2023 kicked-off on Wednesday with the first two matches at the National Stadium.
In the first match, WSG Tirol of Austria and Slovan Liberec of the Czech Republic shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw.
Slovan Liberec forged ahead on 26 minutes thanks to Theodor Gebre Selassie but substitute Justin Forst levelled matters for WSG Tirol on the 68th.
The second match between Spartak Trnava of Slovakia and Trinity Zlin of the Czech Republic also ended in a 1-1 draw.
Dyjan Azevedo handed Spartak Trnava the lead on the 13th minute but five minutes in the second half, Marek Hlinka equalised.
On Saturday, SV Sandhausen of Germany take on Spartak Trnava at 16:00 while AC Trencin of Slovakia face Slovan Liberec at 19:00. Both matches will be played at the Tony Bezzina Stadium.