Jedda awaits Atlético with 25 degrees of temperature

first_imgEI Athletic will be the penultimate team that arrives in Jeddah to dispute the Spanish Super Cup. He will do it at 17:45 local time (two more than in Spain), two before the Barcelona, his rival in the Second semifinal (Thursday). Real Madrid and Valencia already they slept last night in Saudi Arabia The Cholo will depart from Madrid at 12:30 this morning. Ahead, five and a half hours of travel and a city in which, as soon as they get off the plane, suddenly it will be summer, with temperatures between 25 and 30 degrees. Jeddah It is the second largest city in Arabia, with 3.4 million inhabitantss in its urban area, much more open and cosmopolitan than the country’s capital, Riyadh, 900 kilometers inland. The rojiblanco team will be exercised in Arabia tomorrow, in the previous match, and will be the only of the four Super Cup teams that do not do it in the Center Ittihad Club.The rojiblancos will do it at 5.3 kilometers, twelve minutes by car, in the Al-Ahli FC Center, for an hour and almost at the same time that the first semifinal of the tournament will begin to be played, which will be played on Real Madrid and Valencia tomorrow at 22:00 (local time; 20:00 in Spain). Simeone will appear before the media at 19:45 in Jeddah, while the rojiblanca session will be from 20:30 to 21:30. If the rojiblancos pass to the final, the remaining training will be in the stadium of the matches, the King Abdullah Sports, with capacity for 62,000 spectators.The Athletic he will hardly be accompanied by his fans. Alone about 50 decided to book Your tickets to the match. The club had the detail with them of not charging them. On such a trip it is worth having that gesture with them. This tournament has not woken up a great interIt is among the red and white social mass.The expedition will stay at a hotel near the airport and downtownThe Rosewood Jeddah will be the concentration hotel of the rojiblancos during their stay in the city, just ten kilometers from the airport and the city ​​center, proclaimed a world heritage site in 2014 by UNESCO. The hotel, one huge circular tower with a yellow facade and blue glass, it is seven kilometers and twelve minutes by car from the other team that will stay on the coast during this Super Cup: Real Madrid. The Atlético hotel has a Health and Wellness Center on the 17th floor, a state-of-the-art center in isotonic weight machines and training equipment (with individual LCD TVs or personal iPods), cardiovascular, a outdoor roof with pool, sauna and steam rooms in each set of changing rooms. Atlético, on the other hand, does not plan to perform any important act during its visit to Jeddah. Is about an official competition and the team wants to focus on the sports issue, in trying to defeat Barcelona.last_img