The U-17 teams of England and Ukraine drew 0-0 in the first friendly match of the U17 Friendly Match Week, which started today in Marbella. The meeting in the Municipal Stadium of the city was one of five in total that the young talents of these two countries and those of Belgium and England played.
Both teams will meet again next Monday, 10th February, at 4 p.m. in the Municipal Stadium of Marbella. The same day you can also watch the match Russia U17-Belgium U17 at the Marbella Football Center.
Already next Saturday, 8th of February the football fans have the possibility to watch at 16 hours the matches England U17-Russia U17 in the Marbella Football Center and Belgium U17-Ukraine U17 in Dama de Noche.
The Malmö FF finished its stage in Marbella with a victory today. The club of the Swedish first division has won 2-0 against Sparta Praha in the friendly match, which has been played in the afternoon at the Dama de Noche Pitches. The two goals were scored by Antonsson (61 min) and Berget (77 min).
AC Sparta Praha has lost its third match during its stay on the Costa del Sol, losing to Bodo Glimt and Marbella FC. They are in fourth position in the Czech Premier League and will face Slovan Liberec at home on 15th of February.
The Örebro SK, team of the Swedish first division, the Allsvenkan, has not been able to prevail today in the duel that faced it to the Real Balompédica Linense, of the second division B of Spanish football.
We have to keep in mind that the Scandinavian team is still far from its best physical state, since the official championship will not begin until April.
For its part “La Balona” is in the middle of the group IV championship of second B, with 23 games played, so it is in one of the best moments of the season.
Bjorndahl started scoring for the Andalusians in the first half, but Forjan tied soon before the break for the Swedes. Shortly before the end, an own goal on the Swedish team gave the victory to the team from La Linea.
Zenit, the St. Petersburg team and leader of the Russian Premier League have prevailed today at the Guillermo Amor Municipal Stadium in La Nucía (Alicante). It has been a game that they have controlled from the beginning against a rival that has not made it too hard for them , the Georgian FC Saburtalo Tbilisi.
Sutormin and Barrios were the authors of the goals in the first half for the Russians, who would extend their advantage through Shatov and Shamkin. In just three days the team will have to face a tougher opponent, the Moscow CSKA, which ranks fourth in the Russian Premier League.
62′ | GOAL! Daniil Shamkin pops his header in to make it four!
The U-17 team of England is concentrated in Marbella, where today begins the Friendly Match Week of the U-17 teams organized by Football Impact. The English are already training for a few days in the Dama de Noche fields and are going to play this afternoon at 4 pm against the U-17 of Ukraine in the Municipal Stadium of Marbella.
This match against Ukraine will be repeated next Monday, 10th February at 4pm in the same Municipal Stadium in Marbella.
After a first training session last Tuesday in Marbella Football Center (see photo) the U-17 team of Ukraine is preparing in Doña Julia (Casares) for the opening match of the Friendly Match Week, in which Belgium, Russia and England will also participate.
The U-17 of Ukraine will play this afternoon at 4 pm in the Municipal Stadium of Marbella against the England team and will play again next Monday, 10th February at 4 pm in the same stadium.
Today’s Football Impact match faced the Danish team Aalborg Bk and the SC Freiburg U23, in a special match. The duel took place in 4 times of 30 minutes, which allowed the coaches to use more players.
SC Freiburg was ahead in the second half, in the 39th minute, by Pieringer, a goal that would not be matched until the fourth part, when in the 116th minute Pallesen tied the game.
The Danish rank sixth, right in the last position that gives access to the championship group. The team returns in just over a week to the Super League and hopes that this week on the Costa del Sol will help them avoid going to the relegation group now that there are only 6 days left.
For their part, the Germans are in a comfortable position in the Southwest Regionalliga, although with many games still to be played.
A great game of veteran international striker Roberto Soldado helped Granada CF to eliminate his former team, Valencia CF. The intervention of the VAR in the extra time was key so this way the Andalusian team could avoid the extension.
A game very intense delighted the spectators during all the phases of the match. Multiple occasions happened in both goals.
The first team to get ahead on the scoreboard was Granada CF, with a great goal from the aforementioned Soldado after a great shot from the front in minute 3rd.
Valencia pressed, and was close to scorie, but it was not until 40th when Rodrigo managed to tie the contest. So we went to the break with 1-1.
The result was 1-1 and seemed to go to the extra time. But an absurd penalty of Jaume Costa in the last minutes after the intervention of the VAR, gave Soldier the opportunity to finish his great game with a penalty to unbalance the tie of with the Nasrid team.