National team football returns to the province of Malaga. In this case, to accommodate the friendly match that will face the men’s under-19s of Spain and Italy. The clash of Julen Guerrero’s men against the ‘azzurri’ will be played at the El Pozuelo Municipal Stadium and will begin at 5:00 p.m. Tickets are already on sale with a single price of 5 euros through the official Juventud de Torremolinos CF website, as well as at the stadium ticket offices in person.
Yesterday the friendly that the Spanish Under-19 Team will play against Italy was presented on the scene of the match. ANDl Technical Director and Coordinator of the national teams, Francis Hernández, He stressed that “we try to get visiting teams to come and get to know top-level sites like Torremolinos.” “Under-19 is a category less known to the general public but some of our players are already in professional football,” he added.
The mayoress of Torremolinos, Margarita del Cid, He thanked the celebration of this match and stressed that the city will soon be promoted in Madrid as a venue for pre-season stages in football and other sports. For his part, Cristóbal Ortega, Vice President of the Provincial Council of Malagahighlighted the role of Torremolinos in the organization of sporting events such as this or the Copa del Rey tie played by the local club against Sevilla FC and that Malaga at the beginning of the year will be a province of the national team, with the matches of the sub-19 and absolute in La Rosaleda.
José María Arrabal, Secretary General for Sport of the Junta de Andalucíarecalled that “in Andalusia we should not get used to having the national team in our house because it is always a privilege available to very few places.” Pablo Lozano, vice president of the RFEF and president of the RFAF, assured “a Spain-Italy is the best possible international showcase for Torremolinos.” “That there are so many youngsters in our senior team is largely due to the work of Francis, an Andalusian who has taken our lower teams to the highest level.”