The Mexican women’s national football team and goalkeeper Emily Alvarado from El Paso received training in Marbella, Spain yesterday. Today the Iberian representatives will play against Iberia in a friendly match. Representatives take measurements and the friendly match will start at 11:00 am Juarez time.
Last Saturday, the national team drew 0-0 with Slovakia in Vienna, Austria. In that game, Emily played all 90 minutes.
Emily, 22 years old, is a goalkeeper for the Horned Frogs of Texas Christian University (TCU) and continues her game in Mexico’s national team because she was called up from a lower category.
Last year, the border player defended the goal of the Mexico team in the Concave Pre-Olympic Championship in Carson, California. The team started losing to Canada and the United States after achieving two victories, and was eventually excluded from Tokyo 2020. Outside.
In this Saturday’s game against Slovakia, Alvarado had a relatively peaceful time. He controlled two shots in the first minute of the action without a problem. At the end of the first half, he caught the ball with both hands and shot the ball out. Powerful, Hmírová performs well and is made in a large area.
On Sunday morning European time, the national team departed from Vienna to Zurich, Switzerland. The selected members boarded a chartered plane and took them to Malaga, and then landed to Marbella from there. A few hours later, they practiced at the Marbella Football Center under the gaze of coach Mónica Vergara.
Yesterday, Tri Femenil confirmed the venue of the Antonio Lorenzo Cuevas municipal stadium, and today the Spanish national team will be measured.
“From day one, Monica has enabled us to think, believe, think and have a successful mind. This is something we have been cultivating in this process. This choice is a great thing. We work side by side with the players, the coaching staff and the staff, and we have a lot of trust between each other,” Mónica Santiago declared, the goalkeeper of the other side being asked to participate in the two friendly matches.
Mexico Women’s National Team
Ready for the game
April 13, 2021
Spain vs Mexico
11:00 a.m. Juarez time
Antonio Lorenzo Cuvas Municipal Stadium
Name: Emily Sofia Alvarado Nativida
Birthday: June 9, 1998
Place of Birth: El Paso
Age: 22 years old
Height: 1.80 m, 5’11