Andrea Vella names Under-16 squad ahead of Lithuania friendlies

Malta Under 16 National Team Coach Andrea Vella has chosen a final list of 23 players ahead of the two international friendly matches against Lithuania. 

The matches are scheduled for Sunday 12th of February (kick-off 14:00hrs) and Tuesday 14th February (kick-off 17:00hrs). 

Coach Vella has included five new faces in the squad compared to the November call up, when Malta played a double friendly against Lebanon on home soil.  Included once again in squad we find Melita goalkeeper James Sissons, and fellow team mate at Melita Nathan Grech.  Vella opted to include also Floriana’s Dejan Farrugia and Nathan Zerafa together with San Gwann midfielder Liam Micallef.

The final list of 23 is as follows:

James Sissons (Melita), Carlos Camilleri (Zurrieq), Miguel Camilleri (Birkirkara)

Shelom Magri (Birkirkara), Luca Vella (Valletta), Karl Grima (Melita), Nathan Joyce (Floriana), Sheldon Borg (Pietà Hotspurs)

RIGHT WINGBACK                                                  
Adam Vella (Luxol St. Andrews), Jake Attard (Floriana)

LEFT WINGBACK                                                             
Nathan Grech (Melita), Jayden Vella (Pietà Hotspurs)

Liam Micallef (San Gwann), Thomas Melillo (Pietà Hotspurs), Luke Bugeja (Birkirkara), Dejan Farrugia (Floriana)

OFFENSIVE PLAYERS                                                      
Hijazi Ubada (Sliema Wanderers), Keyon Ewurun (Valletta), Ethan Muscat (Valletta), Jake Borg (Pietà Hotspurs), Nathan Zerafa (Floriana), Denzil Muscat (Pietà Hotspurs), Claude Mercieca (Valletta).