Reno Portelli was one of Gozo’s most popular goalkeepers in the latter part of the twentieth century.
He was born on 2 October 1960 and started playing football at a very young age. Although he played with numerous Gozitan football squads he will be remembered as Victoria Hotspurs’ all-time best.
He made his debut with Victoria Hotspurs during the 1979-1980 season in the match against Sannat Lions. With the Spurs he won five Gozo championships and several other cups.
He died on 10 September 2005, at the age of 44.