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Spain call Teresa and Malena for the Under 19 European Championship held in Switzerland

06/07/2018 18:57

Deportivo ABANCA players, Teresa Abelleira and Malena Mieres have been called to play for Spain among other 18 players, for the Under 19 European Championship which will be held in Switzerland this month.

The Branquiazul goalkeeper and midfielder joined the rest of the team in Ciudad del Fútbol Las Rozas (Madrid) last Monday, 2 July. At first, there were 24 players.

But today, the national coach, Jorge Vilda, dropped four players and the chosen team will meet again in Las Rozas on Monday 9 July, where there will prepare to defend their title.

The tournament will take place from 18 to 30 July in Switzerland, where Spain will be in Group A.

Spain’s fixtures are as follows:

Wednesday 18 July
3 pm: SPAIN - NORWAY, at the Niedermatten stadium (Wohlen)

Saturday 21 July
6:15 pm: SWITZERLAND - SPAIN, at the Herti Allmend stadium (Zug)

Tuesday 24 July
6:15 pm: FRANCE - SPAIN, at the Herti Allmend stadium (Zug)

The top two teams of each group will go through to the semi-finals on Friday 27 July, and the winners will play the final on Monday 30 July.