Malta v Cyprus, 01 September 2021

Score3-0 to Malta
RefereeFabio Maresca
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group H
VenueNational Stadium, Ta'Qali
Attendance2,686
Kick-off: 8.45pm local

3  Malta

Manager: Devis Mangia

0  Cyprus

Manager: Nikolaos Kostenoglou

Goals:

Cain Attard 44 G
Joseph Mbong 46 G
Cain Attard 54 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Henry Bonello
Defender Steve Borg (captain)
Defender Enrico Pepe
Defender/Midfielder Cain Attard
Defender/Midfielder Ryan Camenzuli
Defender/Midfielder Kurt Shaw
Midfielder Teddy Teuma
Midfielder/Forward Joseph Mbong
Midfielder/Forward Stephen Pisani
Forward Paul Mbong
Forward Luke Montebello

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Neophytos Michail
Defender Andreas Karo
Defender/Midfielder Nicholas Ioannou
Defender/Midfielder Paris Psaltis
Midfielder Kostakis Artymatas (captain)
Midfielder Chambos Kyriakou
Midfielder Fotios Papoulis
Midfielder/Forward Dimitris Christofi
Midfielder/Forward Ioannis Pittas

Substitutions:

Shaun Dimech for Joseph Mbong 59
Zach Muscat for Kurt Shaw 59
Jake Grech for Paul Mbong 70
Alexander Satariano for Luke Montebello 70
Tristan Caruana for Teddy Teuma 85

Substitutions:

Marios Elia for Dimitris Christofi 58
Grigoris Kastanos for Ioannis Pittas 58
Nikolas Panayiotou for Fotios Papoulis 58
Fanos Katelaris for Marios Antoniades 64
Loizos Loizou for Chambos Kyriakou 71

Cards:

Joseph Mbong 18 Y
Kurt Shaw 50 Y
Paul Mbong 58 Y

Cards:

Konstantinos Sotiriou 5 Y
Konstantinos Sotiriou 40 Y
Konstantinos Sotiriou 40 R
Fotios Papoulis 45 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Jake Galea
Goalkeeper Matthew Grech
Defender Andrei Agius
Defender Karl Micallef
Defender/Midfielder Zach Muscat
Midfielder Tristan Caruana
Midfielder Juan Corbalan
Midfielder Jake Grech
Midfielder Nikolai Muscat
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Dimech
Forward Dunstan Vella

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Demetris Demetriou
Goalkeeper Costas Panayi
Defender/Midfielder Alexandros Gogić
Defender/Midfielder Nikolas Panayiotou
Midfielder Andreas Avraam
Midfielder Grigoris Kastanos
Midfielder Fanos Katelaris
Midfielder Marinos Tzionis
Midfielder/Forward Loizos Loizou
Forward Marios Elia

Comments:

Cyprus named 11 of a possible 12 substitutes.