Zach Muscat

Zach Muscat (born 22 August 1993) is a Maltese international footballer who plays as a right back for Portuguese club Casa Pia.

Zach Muscat
Zach Muscat West Ham Vs Birkrikara (19754838749) (cropped).jpg
Muscat in 2015
Personal information
Date of birth (1993-08-22) 22 August 1993 (age 27)
Place of birth St Julian's, Malta
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)[1]
Position(s) Right back[2]
Club information
Current team
Casa Pia
Number 22
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Pietà Hotspurs
2012–2016 Birkirkara 100 (8)
2016 Akragas 17 (0)
2016–2018 Arezzo 45 (0)
2018–2019 Pistoiese 17 (0)
2019Olhanense (loan) 12 (0)
2019–2020 Olhanense 15 (0)
2020– Casa Pia 23 (3)
National team
2014– Malta 38 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12:44, 22 March 2021 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12:44, 22 March 2021 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Muscat has played club football for Pietà Hotspurs, Birkirkara and Akragas.[2][3] He moved to Arezzo in June 2016.[4]

On 28 June 2018, Muscat signed a two-year contract with Pistoiese.[5] On 31 January 2019, he moved to Portuguese club Olhanense on loan until the end of the season.[6] He played just one game for Pistoiese in the 2019–20 season after returning from loan before on 1 September 2019 his contract was dissolved by mutual consent,[7] and he returned to Olhanense on a permanent basis, before signing for Casa Pia.[3]

InternationalEdit

He made his international debut for Malta in 2014.[2]

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Malta's goal tally first.[2]
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 6 June 2017 Liebenauer Stadium, Graz, Austria   Ukraine 1–0 1–0 Friendly

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profile" (in Italian). S.S. Akragas Città dei Templi. Retrieved 18 June 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d "Zach Muscat". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmermann. Retrieved 18 June 2016.
  3. ^ a b Zach Muscat at Soccerway. Retrieved 18 June 2016.
  4. ^ "Zach Muscat in amaranto" (in Italian). U.S. Arezzo. 15 June 2016. Retrieved 18 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Un altro grande colpo arancione: in difesa arriva Zach Muscat" (in Italian). U.S. Pistoiese 1921. 28 June 2018. Retrieved 28 June 2018.
  6. ^ "Zach Muscat va in prestito all'Olhanense" (in Italian). Pistoiese. 31 January 2019. Retrieved 4 February 2019.
  7. ^ "Rescissione consensuale con Muscat" (Press release) (in Italian). Pistoiese. 1 September 2019.