Nathan Falzon’s Malta easily account for Hungary

Malta and Hungary line-up for the national anthems.
Malta and Hungary line-up for the national anthems.

NOWRA-BOMADERRY Jets star Nathan Falzon has helped his Maltese nationals rugby league side defeat Hungary at Cabra Leagues New Era Stadium at the weekend.

A week after drawing with Italy 24-all, the Peter Cassar and Aaron McDonald coached side, which also contains Shellharbour Sharks’ Ian Catania, made light work of their opponents, winning 48-16.

Both Group 7 products, Falzon and Catania, scored tries in the win.

It was a good day for Maltese rugby league fans, as their under 16s team defeated Italy 27-nil at Cabramatta – a week after defeating the same opponent 22-20.

Malta Knights squad that defeated Hungary: 1. Brodie Vassallo, 2. Nathan Benson, 3. Cameron Mazzelli, 4. Ian Catania, 5. Nathan Falzon, 6. Aiden Glanville, 7. Ryan Flintham, 8. Dean Zammit, 9. Jake Attard ©, 10. Kyal Greene, 11. Tyler Cassel, 12. Kyle Cassel, 13. Adam Campbell, 14. Aaron Grech, 15. Zac Camilleri, 16. Nathan Simpson, 17. Jake Scott