Malta men's national water polo team

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Malta
AssociationAquatic Sports Association of Malta
ConfederationLEN (Europe)
Head coachKarl Izzo
Asst coachAnthony Farrugia
CaptainStevie Camilleri
FINA codeMLT
Olympic Games
Appearances2 (first in 1928)
Best resultQuarterfinals (1928)
European Championship
Appearances2 (first in 2016)
Best result15th (2016)

The Malta men's national water polo team is the representative for Malta in international men's water polo.

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

  • 1928 — Quarterfinals
  • 1936 — First round

European Championship[edit]

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

Roster for the 2018 European Water Polo Championship.[1][2]

Head coach: Karl Izzo

No Name Date of birth Position L/R Height Weight Club
1 Nicholas-Kane Grixti (1995-10-13) 13 October 1995 (age 23) Goalkeeper R 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 92 kg (203 lb) Malta Sirens
2 Jerome Gabarretta (1990-06-03) 3 June 1990 (age 29) Centre forward R 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 95 kg (209 lb) Malta Sliema
3 Andreas Galea (1996-09-17) 17 September 1996 (age 22) Wing R 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 74 kg (163 lb) Malta San Giljan
4 Jeremy Abela (1998-06-10) 10 June 1998 (age 21) Centre forward R 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 99 kg (218 lb) Serbia Vojvodina
5 Michael Spiteri (1992-08-04) 4 August 1992 (age 27) Wing L 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 90 kg (200 lb) Malta Sliema
6 Matthew Zammit (1987-10-01) 1 October 1987 (age 31) Centre forward L 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 118 kg (260 lb) Malta San Giljan
7 Stevie Camilleri (C) (1987-07-04) 4 July 1987 (age 32) Field player R 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 93 kg (205 lb) Malta Neptunes
8 Jordan Camilleri (1992-09-14) 14 September 1992 (age 26) Defender R 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 88 kg (194 lb) Malta Neptunes
9 Ben Plumpton (1998-02-16) 16 February 1998 (age 21) All-round R 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 76 kg (168 lb) Malta San Giljan
10 Aurelien Cousin (1980-02-01) 1 February 1980 (age 39) Defender R 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 110 kg (240 lb) Malta Exiles
11 Nicholas Bugelli (1997-02-11) 11 February 1997 (age 22) Wing R 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 80 kg (180 lb) Malta Sliema
12 Dino Zammit (1994-12-14) 14 December 1994 (age 24) Field player R 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 95 kg (209 lb) Malta San Giljan
13 Jake Tanti (1998-06-12) 12 June 1998 (age 21) Goalkeeper R 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 87 kg (192 lb) Malta San Giljan

Notable players[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.tvm.com.mt/mt/sports/waterpolo-imhabbar-it-tim-nazzjonali-malti-li-ser-jikkompeti-fil-kampjonati-ewropej-fbarcellona/
  2. ^ "Team Roster" (PDF). wp2018bcn.microplustiming.com. 16 July 2018.

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