Shona Zammit becomes first Maltese player in Serie A

Shona Zammit has become the first female Maltese footballer to join an Italian Serie A club at senior level. The midfielder, 23, has signed a one-year deal with Pink Bari. A Malta international since 2014, Shona has earned 44 caps for her country. She was involved in Malta’s opening Women’s Euro 2021 qualifiers last month […]

Malta footballer jailed for harassing ex-girlfriend

A footballer who plays for the Malta national team has been jailed for 15 months. Clifford Gatt Baldacchino, 31, was told he ‘only had himself to blame’ for ignoring a previous court order to stay away from his ex-girlfriend. The Gzira United centre-back admitted harassing his former partner after he bombarded her with phone calls […]

Rangers defender signs for Maltese Premier League side

Rangers defender Myles Beerman is heading back to Malta after signing a three-year deal with Hibernians. The full-back, 20, spent time on loan at Queen of the South before confirming he’d be leaving Glasgow. Myles said he was delighted to join Paola-based Hibs in the Maltese Premier League. He tweeted: ‘Happy to be signed with […]

Malta praised for ‘gallant’ display against Spain

Malta’s performance against Spain has been praised by football fans on Bay’s social media. They described Malta’s display as ‘brave’, ‘gallant’ and ‘gutsy’ despite the national side’s 2-0 defeat at Ta’ Qali on Tuesday night. Alvaro Morata came to Spain’s rescue as the Atletico Madrid star scored a goal in each half to hand his […]