This morning, the team departed for Prangins, Switzerland, where we will commence our preseason training this week(July 9 - July 15).
Our second game will be this Wednesday, July 11th, against Servette. A pretty decent warm-up match, much better than the warm-up game we won 8-0 against Valadares Gaia this past Saturday.
Here's our schedule so far for the preseason:
July 2: Medical examinations and start of training in Porto
July 7: Friendly vs. Valadares Gaia (7-0 win: Iturbe, Atsu, Kelvin, Janko, Lucho, Maicon)
July 9 - July 15: Preseason camp in Prangins, Switzerland
July 11: Friendly vs. Servette in Switzerland (2-0 win: Kleber)
July 14: Friendly vs. Evian in Switzerland (1-0 win: Maicon)
July 16: Travel back to Porto, Portugal
July 21: Trofeu Internacional Fatima Cidade da Paz vs. Celta de Vigo in Porto (3-0 win: Lucho, Maicon, Iturbe)
July 24: Travel to Sao Miguel, Portugal
July 25: Trofeu Pauleta vs. Santa Clara in Ponta Delgada (3-0 win: Lucho, Atsu, Castro)
July 27: Travel to Valencia, Spain
July 28: Friendly vs. Valencia in Valencia (1-1 [0-2 in PKs]: Lucho)
July 30: Travel back to Porto, Portugal
August 4: Presentation Game vs. Olympique Lyonnais in Porto
We then face Academica for the 2012 Portuguese Supercup on August 11th in the first official game.
A VENCER DESDE 1893
Oh lampião, levaste 5 no Dragão, nunca te esquecerás desta grande humilhação!
*little pillows wrestling is another thing Josh does, when he is drunk *
Last edited by Josué; August 3rd, 2012 at 15:27.