Our football player Saimir Malko was born on March 17th, 1970, in Lushnja. Since the age of 15, he was committed with the football sport. Until 1989, he has represented his hometown with the team “Shkendia”. Then he put the red shirt of “Partizan” team and was activated with “November 17” of Tirana. He was included in the national football teams of the former Yugoslavia and has played with its team against Switzerland, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Greece, etc.