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Red Star wins training match against sv Grol


Wednesday evening, prior to the upcoming Marveld C tournament Red Star Belgrade and SV Grol played a training match. Red Star leader Miroljub Jovanovic expressed satisfaction about the game.

"Last weekend we played seven matches in a German tournament and now we have a 4 day break before we participate in the Marveld tournament. It’s always good to have a training game to keep the rhythm."

assemble and move quickly
In the first half SV Grol played well. Yet Ivan Æiriæ managed to put a 0-1 on the scoreboard. In the second half Grol came back when Mathijs Warnar scored the same maker. "I am very satisfied," says Grol leader Jorrit Bomers. "One can see that it’s all a few teeth faster than us. I have insisted that the boys should assemble and move quickly.” Given the commitment and the nice play of the home team, there may be quite a few attractive matched this next weekend.

fair play
In the first half Red Star Belgrade used a number of reserve players. "SV Grol was a great opponent with fair play which we like a lot," said Jovanovic of Red Star. In the second half, the team from Belgrade played strongly and with goals from Marihkovic Marko, Saviæeviæ Vukan and Æiliæ Stefan the game ended 1-4.

Real Madrid and Manchester United
Red Star Belgrade won’t meet SV Grol in the group matches. They already have experiences with Hertha BSC with whom they already played last weekend. That match ended undecided 0-0. "This weekend we will win," predicts Jovanovic. Red Star’s leader is particular looking forward to the group match against Real Madrid. "They are one of the best clubs in Europe," he says. "No", he immediately corrects himself. "Real Madrid is among the best in the world." The team from Serbia goes for the Tournament Championship and hopes to meet that other world club, Manchester United in the finals. According to the forecast of leader Jovanovic Red Star will win this final with 1-0. If this prediction will come true, we’ll see this weekend. Friday evening at 18.30 hours Red Star Belgrade starts their tournament against Auxerre and Saturday at 16.30 hours the sought match against Real Madrid will take place.