Real Madrid players during their stage at Marbella Football Center
The Spanish Under-19 team finished its stage at Marbella Football Center yesterday. Three days of preparation in which the players have carried out training sessions enjoying the good weather of the Costa del Sol.
The team planned to finish the stage today, Thursday, February 25th. But the communication by UEFA of the suspension of the European Under-19 Championship, has anticipated the departure of the team coached by Santi Denia.
FC Barcelona players during their stage at Marbella Football Center
Now the players return to their teams to continue working hard. Only by giving their best they can continue to count for the manager. From Marbella Football Center we want to say goodbye to our friends and we hope that they will visit us again soon.
The current Eliteserien champion, FK Bodo/Glimt, arrives in Marbella for a 20-day stage on the Costa del Sol. He is a regular customer who visits our facilities every year.
Yesterday we said that the 2019 Eliteserien champion was leaving the Meliá Villaitana Football Center facilities. And today it is the 2020 champion who arrives to prepare for the start of the Eliteserien 2021.
Last year they exercised on the fields of Arroyo Enmedio (Estepona) and this 2021 they will do the same in Dama de Noche. During its stay, the team will play several friendly matches, starting this Saturday, when they will face Marbella FC.
On April 5th, in about 5 weeks, the team will start the Eliteserien 2021 and wants to reach it in the best conditions.
From MFC and FI we wish our friends a happy stay so that they can achieve their goals.
El Molde FK ended its stay at the Meliá Villaitana Football Center yesterday. The Norwegian team has performed a 9-day stage, from the 14th to yesterday the 22nd of February.
Our friends, runners-up in the Eliteserien (Norwegian first division) and 2019 champions, are regular customers. On this occasion they have visited us to carry out a stage and play the game of the round of 32 of the Europa League.
Due to the pandemic, both our friends from Molde, as well as our friends from TSG Hoffenheim, came to Spain to play this match at the Estadio de la Cerámica, in Villarreal. Result of 3-3, that leaves both teams with options for the second leg.
Our employee Chema (team coordinator) has been with them assisting them during the stay. Chema is a Molde former player and is highly appreciated within the club.
The Norwegians will face Hoffenheim again on Thursday. From Spain we wish the best to our friends, who in addition to the Europa League, will start the Eliteserien in 5 weeks.
The Spanish Under-19 Team arrived in Marbella yesterday, where they are going to perform a stage. Led by Santi Denia, the players were able to take advantage of the good sun for their first training session.
The Marbella town hall with the support of Football Impact is coordinating the stay. During the 4 days that they will spend in Marbella, the team will stay at the Hotel Barceló Marbella.
The list of the selected young promises by the former international center is as follows:
Athletic Club: Nicolás Serrano Galdeano and Nicholas Williams Arthuer.
CA Osasuna: Iván Martínez Marqués.
FC Barcelona:José Martínez Marsá, Alejandro Balde Martínez, Nicolas González Iglesias, Gerard Fernández Castellano and Jorge Carrillo Balea.
CD Tenerife SAD: Germán Valera Karabinaite.
Levante UD: Alejandro Blesa Pina.
RC Celta de Vigo: Gabriel Veiga Novas.
Atlético de Madrid: Carlos Humberto Rojas Mosquera.
Real Madrid CF: Álvaro Carrillo Alacid, Israel Salazar Piriz, Rafael Marín Zamora and Lucas Cañizares.
Sevilla FC: José Ángel Carmona Navarro, Juan Luis Sánchez Velasco and Carlos Álvarez Rivera.
Real Sociedad: Roberto Navarro Muñoz.
Valencia CF: Carlos M. Pérez Sánchez, José David Menargues Manzanares and Jesús Vázquez Alcalde.
Villarreal CF: Aitor Gelardo Vergara.
RCD Espanyol: Lluis Recasens Vives and Gregorio Gracia Sánchez.
Real Zaragoza: Alejandro Francés Torrijo and Iván Azón Monzón.
During the 4 days of the Spanish team in Marbella, the players will take the opportunity to get to know each other. On late March, the team will have to play 3 matches in the first phase of the European U19 Championship qualifying. Faroe Islands, Finland and Belgium will be the rivals.
The Georgian club FC Locomotive Tbilisi has left the Costa del Sol after spending half a month gathered in Marbella Football Center. Next Monday the team will debut in the Crystalbet Erovnuli Liga, the Georgian national championship.
The team finished last season just one point behind the entry area to European competitions. After this Winter Break with Football Impact, those of Tbilisi will try to improve their performance for the next campaign and pursue greater goals.
To start the season, they will have a derby, against Saburtalo Tbilisi. To get to the start of the season in the best possible shape, Football Impact organized several friendlies for them during this stage in Marbella. Teams like FC Rostov, FC Krasnodar, FC Lokomotiv Moscow or RB Linense have been their rivals.
From MFC and FI we will follow the evolution of our friends, to whom we wish the best of luck in this 2021 season.
After five days of concentration in Marbella, the Spanish U19 Women’s Team today leaves its stage on the Costa del Sol.
The good weather prevailing these days has allowed Pedro López’s girls to do an excellent job. These five days have served the girls to improve physically and tactically, but also to grow as a group.
The Hotel Barceló Marbella has been where our promises have stayed. The Marbella Football Center facilities have been the venue where the future stars of the senior team have been able to show the coach that they deserve a place among the selected ones.
This is the first of many stages of RFEF teams according to the agreement between Marbella’s Town Hall, Turismo Costa del Sol and RFEF. We are already looking forward to seeing them again soon.
FC Rostov ends their month of Winter Break on the Costa del Sol and they are already leaving to Russia, back to national competition. The Russian Cup awaits them in just 3 days, with a duel against Akhmat Grozny.
The Russian team has made a double stage. They arrived on January the 14th and stayed in Marbella until the 27th. After 4 days away, the Russians returned with Football Impact on February 1st, to carry out a second stage until today, February 18th.
Manager Valeri Karpin (Real Sociedad, RC Celta or Valencia CF former player), loves the Football Impact facilities in La Quinta. That is why the team has been working there, next to the hotel, the Westin La Quinta.
During the team’s stay, it has been able to play numerous friendly matches. Teams like FC Lokomotiv Moscow, FC Krasnodar, FC Locomotive Tbilisi or Östersunds FK are among their rivals. They have also faced teams from the area, such as Marbella CF or Atlético Sanluqueño CF.
We wish our friends the best for the resumption of the season and we hope to see you here soon.
FC Lokomotiv Moscow ends its concentration at Marbella Football Center and returns home. Serbian Marko Nikolic returns with his men to Moscow, where the most important challenges of the year await them.
This same week this classic world football team will face FC Tambov. The match belongs to the round of 16 of the Russian Cup.
With a double concentration, “loko” has been working in Marbella Football Center for one month. Since January 14th, the team has done great physical, technical and tactical work.
To complement this stage, the Russians have been able to play a series of friendly matches in which they put everything they worked on into practice. Östersunds FK, FC Krasnodar, FC Locomotive Tbilisi or FC Rostov have been some of their rivals.
From MFC and FI we wish our friends the best of luck as the most important part of the season begins. From the Costa del Sol we will not miss a detail of the results of our friends.
El Molde FK, is currently training at the Meliá Villaitana Football Center in Benidorm. The Norwegian team is a regular customer of Marbella Football Center, on the Costa del Sol.
Like most teams in the Eliteserien (top flight in Norwegian football), the 2019 champion usually makes his Winter Break on the Costa del Sol. Taking advantage of the good weather in southern Spain, the Norwegians are one of our more loyal friends.
Due to the restrictions of the Norwegian country because of the pandemic, they will play the round of 32 of the Europa League in Spain. Specifically in the Estadio de la Cerámica (Villarreal CF).
In this exciting duel, our friends will face other friends from FI, the Germans from TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. The duel will be next Thursday from 21:00.
This morning they had their first training session, with splendid grass and temperature conditions. After the game, Erling Moe’s team will take advantage of their time in Spain and will continue to concentrate on the Mediterranean coast until the 23rd.
Thanks to the commendable effort of Marbella City Council, the Spanish Under-19 Women’s Team will arrive to Marbella this Monday for a stage at Marbella Football Center.
The RFEF has declared Marbella the venue for the concentrations of the youth categories for the next 3 years. After the passage of different teams through Marbella Football Center and their pleasant experience, the RFEF has decided to continue trusting MFC and FI.
On Monday Pedro López will arrive with his girls for a five-day stage. For the occasion, the coach has chosen the following players:
Athletic Club: Amaia Martínez de la Peña, Ane Elexpurur Añorga, Alejandra Estefanía Díaz y Maite Zubieta Aranbarri.
Atlético de Madrid: Jana Xin Henseler Gallego.
FC Barcelona: Jana Fernández Velasco, Emma Ramírez Gorgoso, Ariadna Mingueza García, Ornella María Vignola Cabot.
Real Betis: Andrea Medina Martín.
Deportivo Abanca: Eva Dios Nieto.
Levante UD: Fiamma Benitéz Iannuzzi.
Madrid CFF: María García San Julián.
Racing Féminas: Laura Viñas Herrera.
Real Madrid CF: Ariana Arias Jiménez.
Sevilla FC: Teresa Mérida Cañete y María Inmaculada Gabarro Romero.
REal Sociedad: Adriana Nanclares Romero, Elene Lete Parra, Ana Tejada Jiménez, Izarne Sarasola Beain.