Vital Football

Latest WBA News

Baggies Set For Winter Training Camp

Baggies Set For Winter Training Camp

Albion will be heading off for warmer climes on Thursday and travelling to Spain for a warm weather training camp.

With no fixture this weekend, Pepe Mel is set to take full advantage of the trip which was organised ahead of the season, as it will give him a great chance to work with the players without the distractions of preparing for an upcoming match.

Speaking to wba.co.uk about the trip, sporting and technical director Richard Garlick explained.

'The mid season training camp is something we've had in mind since this time last year. Our form has dipped around this period in previous seasons and we've looked at ways we might break that cycle.'

Garlick goes on to say that a warm weather winter training camp was something they decided on because it's a good opportunity for the team to spend some time with each other to help team spirit, but also being all together means a few extra sessions can be snuck in - especially with the more favourable weather - so fitness should receive a healthy little boost as well.

'The only question was when we would fit it into the schedule and going out of the FA Cup has presented us with a window. The added bonus is it gives Pepe and excellent opportunity to get six days solid work with the players in better conditions than we're experiencing in this country.'

The particular camp we are heading to is well known to Mel, as he's also used those facilities before in his career.

Vital West Brom on: facebook

Vital West Brom on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Baggy Boy
Date:Monday February 10 2014
Time: 6:22PM

Login to post a comment

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Juventus Link Cools, Leeds Fullback Now An Interest?

West Bromwich Albion have been linked with Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina in recent days, but that interest has been replaced by Charlie Taylor of Leeds United.

Wanda Out, Evergrande & Schlupp In?

Another day another takeover rumour - no longer the Dalian Wanda Group, this time the Evergrande Group headed by Xu Jiayin.

FA Cup Set For 4th Sub Trial

The Football Association have confirmed that if IFAB approval is given, the FA Cup in 2016/17...

Match Day Ordering Announced For EFL Trophy

With the announcement earlier today of the 16 Category One sides that will take part in the EFL Trophy trial this...

Archived Vital Baggies Articles

Vital Baggies articles from

Site Journalists

Baggy Boy
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Liverpool MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Foster7%
Dawson5%
McAuley0%
Olsson0%
Evans1%
Fletcher2%
Yacob4%
Leko43%
Gardner1%
McClean1%
Rondon34%
Sub - Chester1%
Sub - Roberts0%
Sub - Field1%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Arsenal 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Burnley 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Swansea 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 WBA 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 West Ham 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent West Bromwich Albion  Results (view all)

West Bromwich Albion  Fixtures (view all)