Training camp for Under-21 national team

The Malta Under21 Team coach Francesco Macri has selected a thirty-man squad for a training camp starting off on Monday 8th May.

This camp has been set up in preparation for the upcoming friendly match away against Macedonia scheduled to be played on Tuesday 20th June.

Five changes, newcomers or players are making their way back to the squad from the last call-up in March when over that window the Malta U21 Team played a double friendly fixture at home against Slovakia, also securing a 1-1 draw.

These are Sheldon Mizzi, Owen Sammut, Jake Grech, Owen Sciberras and Leon Borg.

The 30-man Malta Under21 Team squad selected by coach Francesco Macri is scheduled to convene on Monday next week for the first drill and is made up of this group of players:-

Goalkeepers – Dylan Ciappara (Santa Lucia FC), Reeves Cini (Pieta’ Hotspurs FC), Matthias Debono (Tarxien Rainbows FC), Miguel Spiteri (San Ġwann FC).

Defenders – Isaac Cutajar (San Ġwann FC), Matthew Ellul (Hibernians FC), Zean Leonardi (Pieta’ Hotspurs FC), Sheldon Mizzi (Santa Lucia FC), Owen Spiteri (Floriana FC), James Vella (Sliema Wanderers FC).

Midfielders – Alejandro Garzia (Floriana FC), Karl Mohnani (Melita FC), Xylon Portelli (Żurrieq FC), Kurt Briffa (Pieta’ Hotspurs FC), Owen Sammut (Tarxien Rainbows FC), Nikolai Micallef (Tarxien Rainbows FC), Nathan Agius (Mosta FC), Kurt Bondin (Żebbuġ Rangers FC), Jake Grech (San Ġwann FC), Matthew Debattista (Melita FC), Owen Sciberras (Birkirkara FC), Gianluca Sciberras (Mosta FC).

Offensive Players – Jamie Carbone (Santa Lucia FC), Jake Engerer (Sliema Wanderers FC), Dale Mifsud (Marsaxlokk FC), Matthew Mifsud (Ħamrun Spartans FC), Jed Valletta (Birkirkara FC), Mattia Veselji (Floriana FC), Andrea Zammit (Valletta FC), Leon Borg (Ħamrun Spartans FC).