The photos from today’s practice match

A practice match was on the menu for Les Aiglons in training this morning, with two 25-minute halves of 10-v.-10 football that ended in a 3-2 win for the red team. Check out the photos from this morning’s session below.

Mads Bech Sørensen’s blue team faced Badredine Bouanani’s red team
Alexis Beka Beka on the ball
22-year-old reserve player Paul Wade came in to add to the squad
Andy Delort led the attack for the red team
20-year-old Soudeysse Kari taking on 18-year-old Yannis Nahounou
The blues opened the scoring through Gaëtan Laborde
Melvin Bard in action on the left flank
Teddy Boulhendi making himself heard
The blues doubled their lead through Lucas Da Cunha, with Kari and Laborde, who were involved in the build-up, congratulating each other
Badredine Bouanani slaloming through the blues’ defence...
...and reducing the deficit to make it 2-1 
Dante guiding his young teammates
On the sidelines, coach Lucien Favre kept a close eye on proceedings
Eventually, the Comman'Dante equalised just before half time with a long-range shot (see below)
The veteran of the squad enjoying a laugh with Didier Digard
21-year-old Théo Trinker was also promoted to the first team for the occasion
Joe Bryan protecting the ball ahead of Da Cunha
Sørensen playing the ball out of defence
Ross Barkley thought that he had restored his side’s lead in the second half...
...but his goal was ruled out for offside!
In the end, Delort put the red team into the lead
The reds win… 3-2!


Jean-Marc Ponte