Tomorrow the concentration of Alavés begins in La Manga del Mar Menor. The team will travel at noon, will settle in the hotel and will carry out an afternoon training session at 6:30 p.m. Luis Rioja will not travel due to his home confinement having tested positive for COVID-19. Yes, Joselu Mato will, regardless of being injured due to some discomfort in the pubis. Japanese Taichi Hara, who has traveled to his country to resolve documentation and paperwork issues, will join the preseason dynamics right there and try to find a place in the team. So far he has hardly worked with his teammates.
On the other hand, the young Giorgi Gagua was the author of the victory yesterday in Laguardia against Mirandés thanks to a superb header and has been very satisfied with his performance and that of Alavés in general. “The team played until the end and I want to thank the teammates who helped me score the second goal of the preseason. My dream is to stay in the first team and I think that one day I can make it. But it’s something everyone dreams of. My family and friends in Georgia are very happy and that gives me a lot of strength too. “, he assured after the Rioja Alavesa game. For now, he has removed the number 9 from Joselu.
The people of Vitoria continue to train, giving great importance to the ball. Apart from physical work, they have been playing spherical for quite some time. They have done single, double and even triple sessions. During the latter, he ran through the forest in the morning, then went to the gym at noon, to finish training with the ball to close the day. Right now he has three friendlies to play: against Elche and Al Nasr in La Manga and against Levante in San Pedro del Pinatar. So far he has two victories (Amorebieta and Mirandés) and two defeats (SD. Logroñés and Real Sociedad).