Young players shine in Barcelona

DEVELOPMENT: The PG10 Junior team enjoyed their trip to Barcelona

DEVELOPMENT: The PG10 Junior team enjoyed their trip to Barcelona

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PG10 Coaching have recently returned from Barcelona where the team took part in a football development opportunity in Spain playing development fixtures against Spanish junior sides and feeder clubs to Barcelona FC.

The young people aged 15 years old from the Vale of Glamorgan and Cardiff took part in this unique opportunity which involved visiting Barcelona's Nou Camp 99,354 capacity stadium the largest stadium in Europe, going pitch side in the changing rooms, lifting the European Champions league trophy and leant about the culture and history of one the world's greatest football clubs in the clubs official museum.

The players also visited the Olympic Village and Stadium as well as the other wonderful attractions in the city.

Speaking in Barcelona PG10 head coach Peter Griffiths said: " The tour, during the summer holidays, was PG10's third trip to Barcelona in 8 weeks, the experience was a wonderful opportunity, not only for the children's football development but also provided young people with essential life skills and the opportunity to learn about different cultures in a fun sporting environment, these tours help inspire Welsh children and give them once in a lifetime opportunity to learn from top professional clubs and travel the world".

Juan Sanchez of PG10 based in Spain said: “In partnership with PG10 and Peter Griffiths we provide fantastic team and player football development opportunities for players of all age groups from Wales. Due to our links with top Spanish football clubs, we make sure players learn through enjoying the best facilities, best coaching and top experiences. Additionally, we create top itineraries combining football and cultural visits ensuring both parents and players have the best time of their lives”.

This unique opportunity was sponsored by Harry Phillips Peugeot Garage in Llanelli, Evans Electrical, The famous £1.20 Shop, The Hungry Trout Restaurant, Picton Sports, The Property Megastore and Santander.

Following on from the success PG10 have opportunities this season for children and young people in Dubai, New York, Miami and opportunities with Real Madrid, Spanish FA and Valencia FC.

To get involved in PG10 opportunities please contact petegriff10@hotmail.co.uk, phone 07955270870 or visit www.pg10coaching.co.uk.

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