NEWS STORY. 29/06/2022
The following madridistas have all been called up for their national teams to play a series of friendly games in preparation for Euro 2022: Ivana, Misa, Olga, Teresa, Marta Cardona, Zornoza, Esther and Athenea with Spain; Svava with Denmark; Kenti Robles with Mexcio; and Asllani with Sweden.
Italy-Spain (Friday, 1 July, 5pm)
Spain have called up Ivana, Misa, Olga, Teresa, Zornoza, Marta Cardona, Esther and Athenea to their squad for two friendlies ahead of the Euros. In the first, the Spaniards thrashed Australia at the Estadio Nuevo Colombino, with Esther getting her name on the scoresheet and Ivana, Teresa, Zornoza and Athenea also featuring. The team travel to Italy six days later for a clash at the Teofilo Patini.
Svava has been included in Denmark's squad for the two warm-up games. The madridista, who played in a friendly fixture against Austria back on June 12, started in her country’s victory against Brazil at the Parken Stadion. She did not feature in her side’s last game against Norway at the Viborg Stadium.
Mexico v Peru (5-1)
Kenti Robles captained the Mexico national team in the two warm-up matches they played at the TMS stadium (Torreon) against Peru. In the first of these meetings, the madridista was a starter as her national team cruised to victory, while she did not feature in the Mexicans' second victory.
Asllani was in Sweden's squad for a warm-up clash ahead of the Euros in England. Her national side defeated their Brazilian counterparts at the Friends Arena in Solna (Sweden).