Valencia Academy won today to U21 FC Luzern 3-4 in a match played this morning at 11:00 in the Sports City of Paterna.
A fast-paced, restless game, in which both teams gave it all. These young players are eager to show their talent in order to ascend to the first team.
The quarry of the Valencian team is famous for the amount of talent it produces. In recent years, players like Ferrán Torres (the most recent), Carlos Soler, Gayá, Lato or Bernat have reached the top and have stayed.
FC Lokomotiv Moscow of Russia beat Norwegian club Valerenga 2-0 at the Marbella Football Center today. Both clubs are currently carrying out a winter training camp organised by Football Impact with two training sessions a day in these facilities. The Russians came already in January and are happy to be again on the Costa del Sol.
Many fans attended this friendly match, where Eder (3 min) and Rifat Zhmealetdinov (42 min) succeeded as goal scorers.
After its winter break with Football Impact in Marbella, Manchester United arrived at Stamford Brigde yesterday afternoon and beat Frank Lampard’s Chelsea 2-0 in the closing match of round 26 of the Premier League. First it was the French attacker Anthony Martial who scored the first goal of the “Red Devils” in the 45th minute. Before the goal, Chelsea lost by injury the midfielder N’Golo Kanté.
The second half was the awakening of the Blues, when Kurt Zouma scored the equalizer, however, the play was invalidated by VAR. But on 66, centre-half Harry Maguire put in the second, ending the hopes of the Londoners’ team.
Later, Frenchman Olivier Giroud scored for Chelsea, but again VAR were responsible for invalidating it.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side finished seventh on 38 points, two points behind fourth-placed Chelsea.
Málaga CF won yesterday the three points of the stadium of the leader of the SmartBank League, Ramón de Carranza. A penalty goal in the second half served to make the points travel to the Costa del Sol.
Sergio Pellicer’s team got the second consecutive victory that helps the team to move away from the relegation zone. And it achieves nothing less than in the leader’s stadium, a Cádiz CF that accumulates five points advantage over Almeria (second classified).
Adrián González scored the victory goal for Malaga in the second half, a few minutes after the restart (51st). After the goal the team did not come down and continued to demonstrate a superiority that remained throughout the game.
Now Malaga is 5 points from relegation, which gives it a margin of confidence to face the rest of the championship.
The Real Balompédica Linense, better known as La Balona de La Linea de la Concepción, has won today at the Santa María Polo Pitch in Sotogrande by 5-2 to the second team of the Russian club FC Krasnodar, which has returned to the Costa del Sol for another winter stage until next Sunday.
The advantage was short-lived for the Russian team after Sabua’s goal in the ninth minute. Dopi got the equalizer (22 min) and with Forjan’s goal (42 min) La Balona faced the second half, where again Dopi (60 min) scored successfully. Koroma assured the linens victory with two goals in the minutes 77 and 82. Matsukatov’s last goal for Krasnodar five minutes before the final whistle was only honorable.