Ex-Malta internationals as well as former Malta coach Victor Scerri said on Spanish TV that they were drugged during their 12-1 loss 35 years ago.
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Scotland now have their World Cup qualification hopes in their own hands after a crucial, if unspectacular, 2-0 win over minnows Malta.
Harry Kane scored twice as England cruised to a 4-0 win over Malta to edge closer to qualifying for the Russia World Cup.
Spain rallied with two late goals to salvage a 2-2 draw with England in a friendly at Wembley on Tuesday.
Slovenia are up to second in qualifying Group F after Benjamin Verbic's delightful finish just after half-time earned them a 1-0 win in Malta.
Lithuania moved up into second place in World Cup qualifying Group F with a 2-0 win over Malta, who had a man sent off in Vilnius.
Gareth Southgate defended England captain Wayne Rooney after England's 2-0 World Cup qualifier win over Malta on Saturday.
In Gareth Southgate, England have appointed an unspectacular manager. Their 2-0 win over Malta was very much a result in the manager's image.
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate made a solid start with a 2-0 win against Malta in front of an 81,781 crowd at Wembley.
Malta boss Pietro Ghedin wants to complete a "dream" hat trick on English soil to turn Gareth Southgate's first match in charge of England.
Malta's England-born goalkeeper Andrew Hogg says he sympathises with Joe Hart following his sudden exit from Manchester City.
Robert Snodgrass scored a hat-trick as Scotland got their World Cup qualifying campaign off to a flying start with a 5-1 victory in Malta.
Adam Lallana ensured Sam Allardyce's reign as England manager got off to a dramatic winning start, while Germany cruised in 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
Belarus ensured Republic of Ireland's Euro 2016 dress rehearsal did not go as planned as the visitors won 2-1 at Turner's Cross.
Franz Beckenbauer is facing fresh questions over his role in securing the World Cup for Germany after the president of Malta's FA raised concerns.
Croatia edged Malta 1-0 on Tuesday evening and moved into second place in Group H to qualify automatically for Euro 2016.
Norway must wait for the outcome of Croatia's Saturday night meeting with Bulgaria to see if they have done enough to qualify for Euro 2016.
Azerbaijan's two-goal hero Rahid Amirguliev struck an 80th-minute equaliser to deny Malta their first victory in Euro 2016 qualifying group H.
Italy moved to the top of Euro 2016 qualifying Group H thanks to a 1-0 victory over Malta in Florence.
Real Madrid's Martin Odegaard impressed but could not help Norway find a breakthrough in a goalless draw with Sweden on Monday.
Azerbaijan prevailed in the battle of the Group H minnows as they beat Malta 2-0.
"The result was good. We should certainly have done more in attack, but we hit the woodwork four times," Conte said.
The Southampton striker scored from close range on his international debut to boost the Azzurri's Euro 216 qualifying hopes in a bad-tempered match.