Lhe Spanish team continues its preparation for the European Championship at the Ciudad del Fútbol in Las Rozas. The internationals offered this Wednesday for the first time in eight days of concentration their first training open to the public and enjoyed the support of some 300 people who cheered the team from the stands.
“It is always necessary to have the support of the people who come. I am very excited. I remember that I used to like going to training sessions in Las Palmas when I was little and I thank all those people who have come to be close to us and encourage us,” said mass rodriguez.
On the green were present 24 of the 28 summoned by Jorge Vilda in this preliminary list. Mapi León, Sheila García and Marta Cardona, who joined the casualties of the Team Covid and she will be isolated until she tests negative and can rejoin the group, as happened with Sandra Paños and Andrea Pereira. Salma Paralluelo did not train for the second consecutive day either, although the Federation gave explanations in this regard.
“We knew that we could find stones on the road. The Covid does not warn you and, although we are taking all the necessary precautions, you never know when it may touch you,” he assured. Lola Gallardo. “Of course, if it has to happen, it is better that it is now that we are two weeks away from the European Championship. It is time to send a lot of encouragement to the colleagues who are in this situation and wish that they rejoin as soon as possible because we need them,” she added.
Spain is not the only team that is having to deal with the coronavirus. Alexandra Popp, captain of Germany -rival of ours in the group stage-, was isolated for a few days after testing positive, although she has already rejoined group work. Yesterday it was England who notified the positive of Ellen Whitewho will miss tomorrow’s friendly against the Netherlands in Leeds.
For its part, France announced yesterday that it will finally not have to do without Grace Geyoro, who with a sprain of the lateral ligament of the left knee will have to rest for ten daysmissing the friendly against Cameroon on Saturday in Beauvais and against Vietnam on July 1 in Orleans.