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BAYERN MUNICH KICKS OFF TRAINING CAMP SEASON AT ASPIRE ACADEMY

04 Jan 2019, General

Doha, 4 January 2019. Cold, snow and ice in Europe – perfect climate, perfect infrastructure in Doha. More and more world-class teams are taking advantage of Aspire Academy’s facilities to prepare for the spring season. From Bayern Munich, PSV Eindhoven and PSG to elite clubs from Russia - the 2019 winter at Aspire has a lot to offer in terms of international football.

In the course of the past few years, Qatar has developed into an exclusive training camp destination. For the ninth time in a row, FC Bayern Munich chose Doha for their winter preparations. The German champion kicked off the camp season at Aspire Academy arriving on January 4, taking a 29-man roster to the Qatari capital complete with 25 outfield players and four goalkeepers.

Looking forward to the six-day training camp, FC Bayern head coach Niko Kovac briefly outlined what he wants to work on: “We want to fine-tune a lot of things in Doha, including fitness and technical-tactical elements, and we have to begin preparing for our first opponent so we can get off to a good start at Hoffenheim.”

Bayern Munich are scheduled to visit from 4 January – 10 January, Holland’s PSV Eindhoven from 5 - 12 January, Belgium’s Club Brugge from 5-12 January and KAS Eupen from 8-13 January, Persepolis, the Iranian football team, from 8 - 19 January, and Paris Saint-Germain from 13 – 17 January.

In preparation for the Russian league, Aspire Zone will also host a mini championship between a number of Russian clubs from 20 January – 31 January. Spartak Moscow will be in Doha from the 19 – 30 January, FC Rostov and FC Lokomotiv Moscow from 20 - 30 January, and FC Zenit Saint Petersburg from 15 to 27 January.

TRAINING CAMPS AT ASPIRE ACADEMY 2019:

1

FC BAYERN MUNICH(Men)

04TH until 10th January 2019

2

PSV EINDHOVEN

05TH until 12th January 2019

3

CLUB BRUGGE

05TH until 12th January 2019

4

DELHI DYNAMOS FC

07TH until 20th January 2019

5

KAS EUPEN

08TH until 13th January 2019

6

FC PERSEPOLIS

08TH until 19th January 2019

7

PSG

13TH until 17th January 2019

8

ZENIT PETERSBURG

15TH until 27th January 2019

9

SPARTAK MOSCOW

19TH until 30th January 2019

10

LOKOMOTIV MOSCOW

20TH until 30th January 2019

11

FC ROSTOV

20TH until 30th January 2019

12

FC BAYERN MUNICH (Women)

28TH January until 02nd February 2019

 

 

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