Malta wins 2-1 to Faroe Islands in 2020 Euro qualifiers

Malta’s qualifiers for the upcoming Euro 2020 football championships have started will a strong win against the Faroe Islands, with a 2-1 victory.

The first goal came in the first 13 minutes when the 21 year old Kyrian Nwoko put Malta ahead. This was his first international goal with the national team.

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The second goal came in the 77th minute when a penalty was awarded to Malta for a harsh tackle in the Faroe Islands penalty box.

Faroe Islands managed to pull one back shortly after the referee awarded 7 minutes of injury time. This grew to 10 minutes when Faroe Islands players were booked for time wasting.

Ireland were also playing tonight, winning 1-0 against Gibraltar.