2nd July 2019
goalkeepers in Xàbia have been benefited from
first class coaching from Adrián Ortolá
(FC Barcelona) and Celso Alcázar (UEFA Pro Goalkeeping
Coach) in the second goalkeeping training course held
at the municipal football stadium. The training was
watched by mayor José Chulvi and councillor Alberto
Tur (Sports) who also took the opportunity to check
out the new playing surface that has recently been laid
to replace the previous artificial grass.
32 students aged between 7 and 18 years old have
been learning and developing with the help of an experienced
goalkeeper from Xàbia who is on the books at
the Catalan giants but has recently ended a spell on
loan at Deportivo de la Coruña which missed
out on an immediate return to the First Division after
defeat to RCD Mallorca in the promotion play-offs.
The 25-year-old wanted to build on the success of the
first course last summer and offer the young custodians
another chance to enjoy the training and improve their
was joined the Celso Alcázar, a UEFA Pro Goalkeeping
coach who has been on the books at Hércules
CF, Atletico Madrid as well as Bedworth United in England
and CD Jávea goalkeeper Edu Samblas who helped
the local club to record the best defensive record in
the league last season.
training has been taking place on the new artificial
playing surface at the football ground in the Freginal
zone, a municipal investment of some 160,000 euros to
replace the old surface which was looking tired after
ten years of constant use, forming part of the continued
commitment by the Ayuntamiento de Xàbia
to improve sporting infrastructure in the town as well
as conditions for playing and training for all ages
Xàbia goalkeeper has been celebrating this weekend
after being crowned a European champion. Antonio Sivera,
who plays for La Liga side Deportivo Alavés,
featured between the sticks for Spain as they beat Germany
2-1 in the final of the 2019 UEFA Under-21 Championships
in Italy. His recent performances have results in several
Spanish and European clubs expressing an interest in
signing him, not least Real Madrid and Valencia CF.
al curso de porteros dirigido por Adrian Ortolá
alcalde, José Chulvi, y el concejal de Deportes, Alberto Tur, han asistido esta
mañana a la primera jornada del II Curso de Tecnificación de porteros que
dirige el deportista local Adrián Ortolá, guardameta del Fútbol Club Barcelona
(actualmente cedido al Deportivo de la Coruña), y coordina Celso Alcázar,
entrenador UEFA Pro Goalkeeper.
responsables municipales han saludado a los asistentes a este curso técnico
–deportistas de entre 7 y 18 años- y
comprobado el resultado de la renovación del césped artificial del Camp
d’Esports Municipal, una mejora que está prácticamente terminada y que han
podido disfrutar ya los participantes en esta actividad deportiva.
sustitución del césped artificial empezó el 20 de mayo y ha supuesto una
inversión municipal de 160.000 euros en mejorar las infraestructuras deportivas
y las condiciones para el deporte base.