MALAGA, Spain – England’s Liverpool soccer squad arrived on Wednesday in the Spanish coastal resort town of Marbella to hold a three-day training camp in preparation for their Champions League final against Real Madrid on May 26 in Kiev.
Around 3:15 pm, the team and coach Jurgen Klopp landed at the Malaga airport and headed to Marbella, 30 minutes away by road.
The German coach chose Marbella for the team to rest and practice for three days with the aim of returning to Liverpool recharged and ready to take on Real Madrid.
Egyptian star Mohamed Salah and his teammates will stay in a city that is used to receiving national and international soccer clubs.
The last team to train at Marbella was Saudi Arabia’s national squad, while La Liga’s Sevilla FC also stayed there before the Copa del Rey final against Barcelona in April.