Maltese Football Star Andre Schembri Scores Goal Against Portugal's League-Leader
And the social media crowds are going wild!
Congratulations are pouring in for local football star Andre Schembri on social media, after he scored the third goal for Portuguese team Boavista in today's match against league-leader Benfica. The final score was 3-3.
Schembri, who plays striker for the team, scored in the 25th minute of the match which was attended by 65K supporters. Benfica, Schembri's opponents for this match, have won the Portuguese league for the last three years and currently sit in first position.
Friends and fans are posting praise on Schembri's wall, citing his performance as an example of great local talent. We second their cheers and congratulate Schembri on tonight's great goal!