With Tamara abalde Y Alba Torrens placeholder image recovered from Covid and integrated into group work, the women’s team resumed its work with a view to the Olympic Games in the Martin Carpena of Malaga, where this Thursday they will face France in the first match of preparation for the appointment of Tokyo.
Spain comes from accepting the disappointment of Eurobasket, where he did not achieve the goal of qualifying for the Pre-Mundial and after a few days of rest he began his preparation again with the loss of Astou
Ndour that will be incorporated in the next few days.
Spain will dispute in the Martin
Carpena their first meeting of preparation before France Thursday, July 8 from 10:00 p.m. (9:00 p.m. in the Canary Islands). It will also be the first time that La Femenina will play in Malaga. Two days later, on Saturday 10, the National Team will play again against France (5:30 p.m.). Although this time the meeting will take place at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris. Both games will be broadcast live on Teledeporte.
The technician Lucas Mondelo He sent an optimistic message after the setback suffered in the continental championship: “I have seen the team well. We started with the hope of facing a new challenge, a new opportunity. We have the ability to give a surprise. We have already incorporated Alba and Astou will come next week. We will go to Tokyo with the team made and with great enthusiasm. I have seen people with a lot of energy. I have a lot of hope because the work is there ”.
TorrensFor her part, she was also excited to resume work and to be able to compete in the Olympic tournament: “It was a difficult situation for everyone, but that is now past. We are back and I am very happy to be here. Rest has been very important to disconnect in every way. At EuroBasket we did not get the results we wanted and that hurts us, but we have gained perspective and we have seen that we were competing at the highest level with, for example, the European champion (Serbia) ”.