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List of famous athletes from Malta, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Malta has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Malta athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Malta and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Malta then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List athletes include Dylan Zarb, Antoine Zahra and many additional athletes as well.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Malta athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Malta?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Malta in order to get more information about each one.

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Andrew Hogg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Andrew James Hogg is a professional footballer currently playing as a goalkeeper for the Greek side Kalloni. He has also played as a goalkeeper for the Malta national football team. He has ...more

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Eric Cole is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Major-General Eric Stuart Cole, CB, CBE was a senior British Army officer and telecommunications expert. He saw active service in the Second World War, with his most important contribution being ...more

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Etienne Barbara is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Etienne Barbara Vancouver Whitecaps FC Etienne Barbara is a Maltese footballer.

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Justin Haber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Justin Haber Ferencvárosi Torna Club Justin Haber is a Maltese footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Maltese side Birkirkara F.C. and the Maltese national team.

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Gareth Sciberras is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Gareth Sciberras Birkirkara F.C. Gareth Sciberras is a professional footballer currently playing for Birkirkara in the Maltese Premier League, where he plays as a midfielder.

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Shaun Bajada is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Shaun Bajada Birkirkara F.C. Shaun Pierre Bajada is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Valletta, where he most frequently plays as a midfielder.

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John Buttigieg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
John Buttigieg Birkirkara F.C. John Buttigieg is a retired Maltese footballer, coach and manager. As a player he is best remembered for his eight-year spells in the Maltese Premier League with Sliema Wanderers and Floriana. ...more

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Andrei Agius is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
A.S. Latina Andrei Agius is a Maltese footballer who plays as a central defender for SEF Torres 1903 in the Lega Pro Prima Divisione.

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André Schembri is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
FC Carl Zeiss Jena André Schembri is a Maltese footballer. He currently plays as an attacking midfielder for AC Omonia and the Maltese national team.

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Luke Dimech is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Luke Dimech Valletta F.C. Luke Anthony Dimech is a Maltese professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Valletta where he plays as a defender.

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Andrew Cohen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Hibernians F.C. Andrew Cohen is a Maltese footballer who plays for Hibernians as a striker.

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Michael Mifsud is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Michael Mifsud Coventry City F.C. Michael Mifsud is a Maltese professional footballer who currently plays for Maltese Premier League side Sliema Wanderers. He is the captain of the Maltese national team. He was voted Maltese ...more

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Dylan Kerr is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Mpumalanga Black Aces Dylan Kerr is a Maltese-born English former professional footballer. He played as a defender, specifically a left-back. In January 2014, he became an manager with V.League 1 club Hải

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Paul Tisdale is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Paul Tisdale Paul Robert Tisdale is a former footballer who is the current manager of Exeter City. He is also a retired professional footballer, after playing for Southampton, Bristol City, FinnPa, Panionios ...more

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Ian Azzopardi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Ian Azzopardi Ian Azzopardi is a Maltese footballer who currently plays for Maltese Premier League side Valletta, where he plays as a defender.

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Noel Turner is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Noel Turner Sliema Wanderers F.C. Noel Turner is a Maltese former footballer who played at both professional and international levels as a midfielder.

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Saviour Darmanin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Saviour Darmanin Vittoriosa Stars F.C. Saviour Darmanin is a former professional footballer, who was most recently working with Maltese First Division side Vittoriosa Stars, where he was the club's assistant manager. During his ...more

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Reuben Gauci is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Reuben Gauci Reuben Gauci is a Maltese footballer who plays for Birkirkara as a goalkeeper.

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Ian Stevens is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Ian David Stevens is a former footballer who played in the English football league. Although born in Malta, Stevens was raised in Lancaster and educated in the city at Ripley St. Thomas C of E ...more

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Joe Brincat is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Joe Brincat Joseph Brincat is a Maltese former international footballer who earned a total of 103 caps for the Maltese national team, scoring five goals. He played for many clubs including Birkirkara FC, ...more

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Cleaven Frendo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Cleaven Frendo Cleavon Frendo is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Sliema Wanderers, where he plays as a winger.

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Jonathan Holland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Jonathan Holland Jonathan Holland is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Ħamrun Spartans, where he play as a midfielder.

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Carmel Busuttil is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Pietà Hotspurs FC Carmel Busuttil is one of Malta's most experienced football players. Now retired from playing, he is assistant coach of the Malta national football team.

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Stefan Giglio is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Stefan Giglio Valletta F.C. Stefan Giglio is a professional footballer who currently plays for Maltese First Division side Żurrieq, where he plays as a midfielder. Giglio has been called to play for the Malta national ...more

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Oliver Spiteri is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Oliver Spiteri Mosta F.C. Oliver Spiteri was a professional footballer and is currently manager of Vittoriosa Stars FC in the Maltese 1st Division League.

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Ivan Zammit is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Ivan Zammit Ivan Zammit is a former professional footballer, currently the head coach at Maltese First Division side Gzira United.

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Ray Farrugia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Ray Farrugia Raymond 'Zazu' Farrugia is a football coach and former player. He is currently manager of the Malta national under-21 football team.

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Gilbert Agius is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Gilbert Agius Gilbert Agius is a former professional Maltese footballer,currently assistant manager of Valletta FC.

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Massimo Grima is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Massimo Grima Massimo Grima, also known as missier il-Hamrunizi, is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Ħamrun Spartans, where he plays as a defensive midfielder. ...more

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Patrick Curmi is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Patrick Curmi

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Paul Zammit is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Paul Zammit Paul Zammit is a former Maltese footballer. During his career he played as a striker.

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Brian Said is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Brian Said Brian Said is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese First Division side St. Andrews, where he plays as a defender. Brian is tall and strong in the air, and is generally able to ...more

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George Mallia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
George Mallia George Mallia is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Qormi FC as a midfielder.

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Stephen Wellman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Stephen Wellman Stephen Wellman is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Qormi, where he plays as a defender, and also occasionally as a striker.

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Christian Caruana is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Christian Caruana Christian Caruana is a Maltese international footballer who plays for Floriana, as a midfielder.

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Stefan Sultana is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Stefan Sultana Stefan Sultana was a professional footballer, who played the majority of his career for Ħamrun Spartans as a striker. He also had a three-year spell with Hibernians. Following the 2008–09 season ...more

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Stephen Azzopardi is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Stephen Azzopardi Stephen Azzopardi is a Maltese football coach and former player. He is married and has two children. During his career, Azzopardi has worked for the teams Balzan Youths, Birkirkara, Sliema ...more

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Claude Mattocks is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Claude Mattocks Claude John Mattocks was a professional footballer who last played for Maltese Premier League side Marsaxlokk as a midfielder.

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William Camenzuli is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
William Camenzuli William Camenzuli is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Second Division side Zebbug Rangers, where he plays as a defender.

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Kevin Sammut is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Kevin Sammut Kevin Sammut is a former professional footballer who played for Maltese Premier League side Valletta as a midfielder. He is currently serving 10 year ban for match-fixing.

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Carlo Mamo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Carlo Mamo Carlo Mamo is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Tarxien Rainbows, where he plays as a defender.

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Josef Mifsud is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Josef Mifsud Josef Mifsud is a professional footballer. He currently plays for the Maltese Premier League side Tarxien Rainbows on loan from Sliema Wanderers, where he plays as a defender. He is also a ...more

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Mario Muscat is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Mario Muscat Mario Muscat is a professional footballer who plays for Maltese Premier League side Qormi F.C., where he plays as a goalkeeper.

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David Camilleri is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
David Camilleri David Camilleri is a professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Ħamrun Spartans on loan from fellow Maltese Premier League side Valletta. He plays as a

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Antoine Zahra is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Antoine Zahra Antoine Zahra is a professional footballer who currently plays for Maltese First Division side Zejtun Corinthians F.C., where he plays as a striker. He is not to be confused with his namesake ...more

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Shawn Tellus is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Shawn Tellus

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Trevor Templeman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Trevor Templeman

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Mark Barbara is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Mark Barbara

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Reginald Cini is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Reginald Cini Reggie Cini was a professional footballer who played for Valletta, Sliema Wanderers and Marsaxlokk during his career, he played as a goalkeeper.

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Raymond Xuereb is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Athletes from Malta
Raymond Xuereb is a former Maltese footballer. He has played for Floriana, Ħamrun Spartans, Naxxar Lions, Gharghur, Qrendi throughout his career. He has also played for the Malta national ...more