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Oman U-16 team get taste of Spanish soccer
Times News Service
August 28, 2013 , 10 : 56 am GST
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Spanish delight: Players from the Oman U-16 national team watching a game between Athletico and Rayo Valecano. Photo – Supplied
: Oman Under-16 national team, who are currently camping at Real Madrid in Spain along with the Under-19 national side, visited the world famous Real Madrid training pitch 'Valdebebas' as well as the Spanish giants' home ground Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.
According to information received from the Oman Football Association (OFA) yesterday, the Omani Under-16 team had the opportunity to have a look at all the facilities at the 'Valdebebas', one of the biggest training centres in the world. The delegation also visited Santiago Bernabeu, which is not just a stadium but a museum that depicts the history of the club, world famous stars, coaches and their achievements.
The young Omani boys also got the opportunity to attend a Spanish La Liga match between Athletico and RayoValecano.
Meanwhile, the Under-16 team are continuing with their daily training sessions at the Spanish football association grounds and Rayo Valecano Academy.
During the camp, the Under-16 team are also playing friendly matches, one of which ended in a 1-0 victory over Getafe. They are also scheduled to play their counterparts from Athletico and Real Madrid.
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