International Experience for 9 Maltese young footballers

9 youngsters from Malta and Gozo have today started an International experience at Stoke City FC Academy, were they shall be training and playing football matches/tournaments under the guidance of top youth coaches and under the eyes of numerous scouts from top English football clubs. These young players will be playing against other foreign players who are also on trial at Stoke and British players as well.

This opportunity was made possible through the ongoing collaboration between IFA Malta and Stoke City FC as these players were chosen during the yearly summer camp organized by International Football Academy Malta. Brayden Muscat from Nadur Youngsters FC, Aleandro Farrugia from Zurrieq Wolves FC Youth Nursery, Jan Grech from Luxol St. Andrews FC, Kristen Camilleri, a Gozitan who is registered with Mosta FC, Mattiaz Ancilleri, Daniel Mangion and Kaylon Zammit, all hailing from Pieta’ Hotspurs FC, Liam Buhagair from Kirkop FC and Julian Jablonski from Sliema Wanderers FC.

The group left Malta yesterday and will start an intensive programme of training, matches and tournaments at the state-of-the-art Academy of Stoke City FC. They shall also be assisting to a number of Academy and Under 23 Premier League matches and a Championship match making it a total football experience.

The duration of this experience shall be from the 30th October till the 3rd November 2019

Mr. Nicholas Baldacchino can be contacted on or 99896164

Pieta Hotspurs Youth Nursery make clean sweep at YFA Awards

DSC_0739new6001sPieta Hotspurs Youth Nursery made a clean sweep of all major honours during the YFA annual awards presentation.

Pieta won the under 15 and under 17 league, the under 15 and under 17 ko competitions and also won the most promising player in the under 15  (Jamie Scerri) and the under 17 (Sheldon Mizzi).

This is the first time in the history of the Youth FA that one nursery won all honours.



Hamrun Spartans FC Academy

Hamrun Spartans FC Academy will be travelling to Kaposvar in Hungary this morning to participate in the Intersport Youth Football Festival with the Under 10 squad. The group consist of players and parents together with their coach and official. the tournament starts tomorrow till Tuesday. The group will return today week. This is the second time Hamrun Spartans are participating in this Tournament

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