AD Alcorcon will play the first of their friendly matches in Marbella, this Thursday 25 at 7.30 pm against Lleida Sportiu, a team that plays in Group 3 of Second B who is also a client of Football Impact, in the own facilities of Marbella Football Center.
The second friendly of Alcorcon will take place in Nerja on Saturday 27, the last day of concentration, and the opponent will be Granada, recently promoted to First Division and an unbeatable test match for the yellow team.
The Arab Emirates club Baniyas SC that visits the Costa del Sol with Football Impact, played its first friendly match against El Palo FC, a team that plays in the 3rd division of Spanish Football.
In the fields of Dama de Noche Football Pitches public can see a very close first part between both sets. The two teams accused the tiredness with the passing of the minutes and the goals ended up arriving in the final minutes. Victor Vázquez scored for the team from Malaga, but Hamad Malalla ended up tying the contest.
Rayo Vallecano plays its last friendly in Austrian lands. It will be Wednesday, July 24 from 3:30 p.m. in St. Johann Tirol against one of the teams that promoted last season: Fortuna Düsseldorf.
After several seasons trying to jump to the highest category of German football, the fortunen (as they are known in Germany), will face their second consecutive season in the German First Division. It will be an interesting test for Paco Jemez boys.
Rayo Vallecano and SD Eibar, traveling with Football Impact, are playing high-level friendly matches in Europe.
It is the case of Rayo Vallecano that last Saturday faced Borussia Mönchengladbach with a victory for the Germans by two to one. The match was held at the Rottach-Egern stadium in Austria. The team that manages Paco Jémez curdled a good game, although finally the result was a defeating. In this way, the team from Madrid is still in pre-season in Austria, working towards the league start.
Summary of the matchs:
Borussia: Sommer – Lainer, Lang, Elvedi, Poulsen – Strobl – Bénes, Hofmann – Neuhaus – Bennetts, Herrmann. Salieron en la segunda mitad: Grün – Beyer, Ginter, Jantschke, Wendt – Kramer, Zakaria – Johnson, Cuisance, Italiano – Raffael.
Rayo Vallecano: Alberto (Dimitrievski 46′); Mario H. (Tito 46′), León (Abdoulaye 46′), Catena (Amat 46′), Akieme (Kalvin 72′); Óscar Valentín (Martín 46′), Santi (Pozo 46′), Andrés; Joni (Carrasco 46′), Bebé (Álvaro 46′) y Piovaccari (Sergio Benito 46′).
On the other hand, SD Eibar had better luck although the tie to two knew little, in his match against Bayer Leverkusen, which gathered quite a public at the Alois Latini Stadion of Zell Am See, a nearby town to Salzburg, in Germany.
Summary of the matchs:
Ramasan: Panagiotis, Lucas Alario, Pjanpaloh, Jedvaj, Sinkgraven, Staniliwicz, Azihl, Jan Boller, Turkma, Bellarabi. Marcel Lotka, Marko Wolf, Samed Onur and Marc Lamti also played.
Yoel; Tejero (Calavera, m. 79), Oliveira, Martínez, Rubén Lobato (Cubero, m. 60); Escalante, Sergio Álvarez, Edu Expósito (Miguel Marí, m. 79); Orellana, Ekhi Bravo, Asier Benito (Nano Mesa, m. 76).
0-1, min. 33: Ekhi Bravo . 0-2, min. 65: Asier Benito, pass by Ekhi Bravo. 1-2, min. 67: Lúcas Alario, assisted by Azhil. 2-2, min. 85: Lúcas Alario, penalty.
Entertaining match between two very different styles. Mehdi Nafti´s men, more temperate, overflowed easily, although from the sides was not seeing the great work of the bands, on the side of Lleida, attacks have been fast and accurate, but stopped by a great performance of the goalkeeper Kike Royo. So the most interesting minutes, arriving during the second half. Changes in both squads gave a different air to the game although the possession was of Badajoz but Lleida resisted and turned back attacking hardly. Both teams are on the Costa del Sol, preparing their attacks to the league, and enjoying the temperature and services of Football Impact.
In a match played at the Estadio de Marbella Antonio Lorenzo Cuevas, the English team finishes the stage in Costa del Sol after two weeks of preseason with 6 games . The Granada CF on the other side cames to Marbella in its beginning of pre-season and with recently signings. Both teams had occasions, being the one led by Jose Gomes who more danger led to the opposite area. At the midtime match, the forces were eqilibrated and the Spanish team was the first to have a greater presence in the attack. The insistence had its prize, a play between Soldado, Vico and Butzke ended in Azeez’s goal inside the area. The match ended with 1-0.
The English team Reading FC and Granada CF will play a new preseason game organized by Football Impact. The matchwill be played at the Municipal Stadium Antonio Lorenzo Cuevas in Marbella.
On Saturday, the 20th, at 19:30, we will see the duel with a team from the Championship (second English division) and a club recently promoted to LaLiga Santander (first Spanish division).
On August 3rd Reading FC will return to the official competition, while the Andalusian team will do the same on August 17th. This match will help both clubs to sharpen their weapons to make a good season start. The English team is closer to the start of the season, so they are expected to reach the game in better physical condition.
Nice test match played in Arroyo Enmedio today at morning (10:00 AM) The team lead by Jose Gome uses this match to move on the tactical board, mixing all his players into the squad. The spanish team, by the way, was stronger passing the minutes. Both teams tried to control the ball from the beginning of the game, being the young players of Atletico Malagueño those who sought to break the defensive line of the English team. Jose Gomes players took advantage of any opportunity they had, but the chances did not turn into a goal. Excellent first game of the day for Reading and excellent meeting for Coach Pellicer from Malaga CF , at the first match as coach.
Rayo Vallecano will face tomorrow Mainz 05 (Bundesliga team) in Austria, in a match organized by Football Impact. The team from Madrid and the German team will face each other in Tyrol, specifically in the city of Jenbach.
The duel between two first level teams of Spain and Germany will be played tomorrow July 17th and will start at 17:00. It will serve both teams of Football Impact customers to get the tone for the beginning of the 2019/20 season.
During its stay in the Central European country, the team from Vallecas will also face two other Football Impact customers. First to Borussia Mönchengladbach on 20th in Rottach-Eggern (Germany) and then to Fortuna Düsseldorf in St. Johann Tirol (Austria).
The white and red team will begin the Liga123 next August 18th. Paco Jémez appreciates the importance of these games, which are key to reach the start of the season in the best possible conditions.