NEWS | 14/07/2014 | Javi GarcíaThe European champions completed their first preseason training session with ten players from Ancelotti’s squad and 12 academy players.
Without the footballers who played in the World Cup in Brazil, 22 twenty-two players appeared on pitches 1 and 2. Illarra, Morata, Isco, Diego López, Carvajal, Jesús, Nacho, Bale, Casemiro and Arbeloa from the first team; and academy players Pacheco, Llorente, Mascarell, Lucas, Medrán, Sobrino, José Rodríguez, Burgui, Raúl de Tomás, Marcos Llorente, Noblejas and Derik.
Physical exercises were followed by ball work. The players completed a circuit of mobility and circulation exercises before being divided into two teams to play a two-touch match. The three goalkeepers worked on specifics under the orders of Villiam Vecchi in a session that took part in high temperatures.
Double session on Tuesday
On Tuesday, the squad will complete a double training session at Ciudad Real Madrid. In the morning, the Whites will be working from 10:30 with the first fifteen minutes open to the press. The afternoon session will get underway at 17:00 and will be held behind closed doors.