Bengaluru FC will depart for Spain for a long pre-season camp which includes games against the Reserve sides of Spanish giants Barcelona, Villarreal, the club announced today.
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Bengaluru FC will be training at Soccer’s Masia La Grava facility in Valencia, Spain. This will be be the second phase for the Blues after completing a 10-day camp at the club residential facility in Bellary.
While in Spain, Bengaluru FC will be taking on the Reserve sides of La Liga giants Villarreal FC, FC Barcelona with the games being played at Estadi in Barcelona.
Cuadrat, Bengaluru FC coach said:
We are really looking forward to what promises a very valuable pre-season tour in Spain. What’s key is the quality of opposition we are comming up against. Barcelona B and Villarreal B are massive teams who works very well with their youth. Its where players like Xavi, Iniesta have come through.
The squad will return back to Bengaluru on August 15 ahead of their first leg clash against Altyn Asyr on August 22 at Kanteerava Stadium followed by the return leg on August 29 in Turkmenistan.
Bengaluru FC’s Schedule Follows:
August 3: Atlético Saguntino at Soccer’s Masía La Grava in Valencia
August 6: Shabab Al Ahli Dubai FC at Meliá Villaitana Football Center in Benidorm, Alicante
August 11: Villareal CF B
August 14: FC Barcelona B at Mini Estadi, Barcelona