Friday Training At UCLA & Much More

21 Jul

The team had a high intensity tonight as they completed their 9th day of training at UCLA.

Training

After possession drills, the team did sprint sets. Afterward, Sergio & Danilo did some individual work on the pitch.

Microsoft Event

Sese, Lukita, Mateo and Marcelo surprised kids at a local Microsoft store. The children were taking part in a Minecraft workshop. Microsoft’s Hour of Code campaign teaches kids coding and IT basics. You can read more about their visit here.

The ‘Peez Arrives with a Posse

The ‘Peez arrived in LA with a posse in tow: Asensio, Vallejo, Ceballos, Borja Mayoral and Llorente, fresh off their stint with the Spain U21 team. Also along for the ride: Raul! Oh how lovely he looks!

Third Kit for 2017-2018

Our third kit has been unveiled and that’s a whole lotta teal. I shouldn’t bitch, because finally a color that will compliment me, but… that’s a whole lotta teal.

The neat part about the kit is that fans worldwide took part in designing it. The winning design was created by Jesús Serrano. He got to come to training and meet Zizou, Nacho & Lucas to talk about his design.

Interview

FROM REALMADRID>COM

Casemiro: “We want to win as many titles as possible”
by Javier Garcia (Los Angeles) | Photographers: Antonio Villalba/Helios De La Rubia

“We are doing a good job in this preseason”, stated the Whites’ midfielder.

A key part of Real Madrid’s Champions League and LaLiga title wins, Casemiro is excited to be going into the new season full of challenges. The Whites midfielder spoke to Realmadrid TV and Realmadrid.com about the first days of the preseason: “We are doing a good job. It has been tough and intense but we know that now the key thing for us to play football. ”

“Now is the most important part for the season. We have preparation matches for the two Super Cups games against Manchester United and Barcelona. We want to win as many titles as possible.”

Last season
“The key to success is hard work. Last year was down to all of our work. We have to continue working and that is what we are doing in this preseason, we are enjoying ourselves and we’re always looking to learn.”

Key Goals
“I am thrilled because of those key goals. To score in a Champions League final for Real Madrid is very important, but the most vital thing is the team, we were very good and competed well. Real Madrid always have to win and this year we have to do the same: we want to win because Real Madrid thrive on titles and victories.

2017-2018 Fixtures

The season fixtures have been announced – get your calendars out – and our first match is August 20 away at Deportivo.

Our first International Champions Cup match takes places on Sunday vs. Manchester United.

– Lozil

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