Maltese MAFA side, Santa Lucia Falcons have announced their first winter signing through their official Facebook page earlier today.
The latest player to join Ivan Milosevic’s side is goalkeeper Orazio Accarino.
Accarino who will be dual registered with MFA Third Division side, Santa Lucia FC will join their neighbouring amateur side, Santa Lucia Falcons in January 2017 when the transfer window opens.
Club chairman, Robert Teuma released a statement on the club’s Facebook page saying: “We are proud to have an optimistic player such as Accarino in our club.
“I have no doubt that he is going to make us proud.”
Teuma went onto send a message to his new signing when he said: “Do not forget the love and respect you have towards your MFA club, it is important to love that club more than ours in order for our two clubs to have a very good relationship together.”
The Falcon’s chairman then went on to say: “Our two clubs have a lot in common, apart from representing the same town, we share the same dreams and hopes of winning and bringing success to our hometown.”
Teuma finished by saying: “Orazio Accarino, Thankyou for choosing Santa Lucia Falcons FC as your new MAFA club.”
As the January transfer window opens there will be a large amount of movement within the Santa Lucia Falcons setup as a number of players are expected to join in order to strengthen their squad as they aim for success in 2017.