Borussia Dortmund Football Club return to La Manga Club
La Manga Club, January 2, 2014 - For the third consecutive year, the German football team Borussia Dortmund, one of the best teams in the world , has again choose the La Manga Club in preparation for the next phase of the Champions League and the remainder of the Bundesliga .
The team, which is scheduled to arrive on 9 January to Hotel La Manga Club Principe Felipe 5, has exclusively chosen the resort in Murcia as the sole destination for training. The team will take a very similar program for every day, with morning and afternoon training sessions until departure on the 17 January.
On Saturday 11 January at 16:00 Borussia Dortmund will play a friendly match against Standard Liège, the number 1 team in the Belgian first division who will also be staying at La Manga Club. Football fans will have the opportunity to enjoy the clash between two teams from the Champions League totally free.
Borussia Dortmund will be the first professional football team to stay at the La Manga Club in 2014 but in the last 12 months La Manga Club has hosted around 60 teams , including some of the best European clubs like Barcelona, Real Madrid and Ukraine's Shakhtar Donetsk .
There are frequent visits to La Manga Club by international teams including women's teams from England, Holland , Norway and Ireland. The resort will also host youth teams from around Europe that will test their skills in the U-17 and U-19 tournaments held during February and March.
From 4 January to late March more than 90 teams will pass through the Football Academy at La Manga Club.
90 teams from 20 countries beginning on 4 January when Standard Liege will be the first to arrive at La Manga Club on January 4, followed by the German National U16 and U17 Teams on the 6th January.
Woman senior teams from the Netherlands and Norway will arrive on 10th and 11th January respectively and the 14th January will see the arrival of Alliance of Lima.
Other two Women’s Teams will arrive at La Manga Club from England from 12th to 19th January and Ireland from 13th to 17th January.
January 13th will be the turn of the boys and the first to arrive at La Manga Club will be the Barcelona U17 Team.
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