Two matches will be held tomorrow, both at 16:00 on the Costa del Sol and Alicante. One of the matches will be held at Marbella Football Center, while the other will be played at the Municipal Stadium of Benidorm.
The duel of Benidorm will be played by the Russians of FC UFA with the Georgians of FC Locomotive Tbilisi. Two Eurasian teams that will return to the competition in two weeks, although with differences. The Russians return to the 2018/19 season, while the Georgians will play the first game of the 2019 season.
Meanwhile, at Marbella Football Center the Norwegians of Valerenga IF will face to the Estonians of JK Nomme Kalju. It will be the fourth meeting of Valerenga IF and the second for the Baltic team.
When the harshest winter has already subsided in most of the European continent, in the northern countries, the cold still continues. That is why teams from the Scandinavian countries continue their Winter Break 2019. This week a total of 7 teams from the Scandinavian will arrive.
Today comes the first round of teams, with four representatives from Norway: Tromsø IL, Sarpsborg 08 FF, Stromsgodset IF and Stabæk IF. On Tuesday will arrive Ranheim IL, on Wednesday Molde and on Sunday Ullensaker / Kisa IL.
These teams will work with Football Impact between 1 and 2 weeks, during which they will prepare their return to the competition, which for the majority will be at the end of March or the beginning of April.
Some of these teams are making their second stage with Football Impact, e.g. Sarpsborg, that has already made his first stage at Villaitana Football Center and for the second it has chosen the Costa del Sol.
The second part of Winter Break 2019 begins with a great presence of Russian and Scandinavian teams. While the Russian teams are ending their set-up, the teams from northern Europe are in the middle of the preseason.
The Monday will leave us an interesting match at the Municipal Stadium of Marbella between two Norwegian teams: Sandefjord Fotball and Viking Stavanger FK. The game will start at 13:00.
The two clubs belong to the elite of Norwegian football. While Sandefjord Fotball will try to return to the Eliterserien, after rellegation last season to the OBOS-ligaen, Viking Stavanger FK will try to stay in the first division after being proclaimed champion of the second division in the 2018 edition.
Sandefjord Fotball will begin its official journey in 2019 on March 31st, while the “Vikings” will play their first match of 2019 against Krisitansund, another Football Impact client also on the 31st.
Also on Monday, FK Ventspils y FC Rostov will face to each other at La Quinta Football from 16:30.
This Sunday of Football Impact will bring us a unique game, which will be played at the Municipal Stadium of Marbella and will face Norwegians and Russians from 16:30.
Third match for FC Rostov during his Winter Break 2019 with Football Impact, and third game against a Norwegian rival, after having faced to Östersunds FK and Valerenga IF. After a defeat and a draw, the Russians hope to take their first victory.
For Lillestrøm SK it will be his first match. They arrived on the Costa del Sol on the 11th for an almost two weeks Winter Break.
The match will be different for the two teams. Although the Russians will return to the official competition in a week, the next 24th; the Norwegians will not debut in the Eliteserien until April 1st.
The Slovakian and Polish U-17 national teams will play the final match of the U17 Costa del Sol Match Week 2019 tomorrow. It will be the second match for both teams and itwill be held at Marbella Municipal Stadium at 15:30.
The Polish team wants to take the victory after being defeated by Ireland on the first day, the Slovaks aim to get the second victory in their second match.
During March, both teams will play 3 matches corresponding to the second stage of the U-17 European Championship Qualifiers. The Polish team is in the group with Russia, Portugal and Scotland, while the Slovak team will face to Serbia, Sweden and France.
These previous matches are very important for the team to get confidence and acquire a good tune before these crucial games.
In the three matches that will be organized tomorrow by Football Impact in Marbella and Cartagena, the duel with the U-17 teams of Poland and Ireland in Marbella stands out as part of the Costa del Sol U17 Friendly Match Week. Before that FC UFA and UD Almeria will face to each other in Cartagena and then Sandefjord Fotball and JK Nomme Kalju will do the same in Marbella.
The first of these matches will be the one played in Cartagena by FC UFA and UD Almería. The game will begin at 14:00 at the Cartagonova Stadium.
The match corresponding to the U17 Costa del Sol Match Week 2019 will start at 15:30 in Dama de Noche (Nueva Andalucia). The Irish and Belgian teams will finish their participation in the Costa del Sol U17 Friendly Match Week with this match.
To close the day we will have a duel between Scandinavians and Baltics. Sandefjord Fotball and JK Nomme Kalju will meet each other starting at 16:30 at Marbella Football Center.
West-Ham United FC, tenth in the Premier League, becomes the third English team to reach Marbella in recent days. First we were visited by Wolverhampton Wanderers FC (seventh) and Liverpool, which is currently working on the Costa del Sol.
This is the first time that the “hammers” work with Football Impact, although it is not the first time for their manager, Manuel Pellegrini, who knows the good work that has been done for several years. The “Engineer” has already worked several times at Marbella Football Center with his previous team, Hebei China Fortune.
The team from London dates from the nineteenth century and is one of the most followed clubs in the Premier League. Among the players who play on the team stand out some well-known players, such as Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez, Carroll, Yarmolenko, Lucas Perez, Zabaleta, Wilshere or Fabianski.
The team arrived to Malaga airport on Tuesday, and will stay in Marbella for five days, marching on Saturday 16th. When they return to England, the team will receive on 22nd to Fulham FC (19th).
Liverpool FC has landed on the Costa del Sol to work with Football Impact in a mini-stage before facing the important matches of the coming weeks.
The team will not return to the Premier League until next February 24th, when they will have to visit Old Trafford to face Soljskaer’s Manchester United, which has come back since José Mourinho stopped managing the team. The team from Anfield Rodad ranks second in the Premier League, tied with Guardiola’s Manchester City.
But before returning to the Premier League, Klopp’s men have an important match, corresponding to the first leg of the Champions League round of 16. The English will receive on 19th to FC Bayern Munich in search of a place in the round of 8.
It is the third time that the “reds” have relied on Football Impact, as they did last season, when they finished runners-up in the UEFA Champions League.
In the trainings we were watch the good mood that a coach like Jürgen Klopp generates with the players. Laughter are a constant in their workouts.
The U17 national teams of Poland, Ireland, Belgium and Slovakia will open tomorrow a new edition of the Costa del Sol Match Week. The matchday will be completed a third game with two Norwegian teams.
At 15:30 will begin the two games of the first day of this event that has been celebrated the last years. In the Municipal Stadium of Marbella the U17 national teams of Poland and Ireland will measure up themeselves. At the same time, in Dama de Noche (Nueva Andalucía) the U17 teams from Belgium and Slovakia will do the same.
An hour later, at 16:30, in Santa María Polo Fields (Sotogrande), we will watch a duel between two Norwegian teams, Kongsvinger IL- Valerenga IF. Both join to the most important category of the Scandinavian country, the Eliteserien.
Four will be the national teams that will participate in a the edition of the well-known Costa del Sol Friendly Match Week. The first edition of this year will feature U17 national teams from countries like Poland, Slovakia, Belgium and Ireland.
This week will give us four games, two will be played on Wednesday. On Thursday all the teams will rest and on Friday and Saturday the promising youngsters of European football will delight us with their talent. The matches will be played in the Municipal Stadium of Marbella and Dama de Noche (Nueva Andalucia).
Wednesday’s matches will face the U-17 national teams of Poland and Ireland at 15:30 pm at the Municipal Stadium in Marbella. At the same time Belgium and Slovakia will measure their forces in Dama de Noche.
The teams from Ireland and Belgium will play their second game on Friday at Dame de Noche, at 15:30. Finally Slovakia and Poland will close the event with a clash at the Municipal Stadium of Marbella on Saturday also at 15:30.
These events are very important for these young talents to gain experience and prepare for international championships. Precisely in March the second phase of the U-17 European Championship will be disputed.