Squad news


18 Jul 2008
Deportivo B will start to work on Monday at Abegondo. As it happened during the past season, several changes are occurring at the squad, only nine players are staying compared to the team that ended fourth on the past season. The calendar of friendly matches and the liga calendar have been also defined.

Coach Tito Ramallo kick-offs Fabril’s season 2008/2009 on Monday. All the players have been called to Abegondo in order to start the trainings (10h00). As it happened on the past season when Depor B was promoted to Segunda B, several changes have been made inside the squad. Only nine youngsters are continuing in the team compared to the one of the season 2007/2008: Defenders Sergio Benito and  Juanan; midfielders Herbert, Iv??n Carril, Guille, Iv??n P?©rez, Nacho Matador and strikers Aridane and Lassad.

Of this list, Juanan will not join the squad on Monday since he’s making the pre-season with the first team. Same case than defender David Rochela, one of the newest incorporations promoted from Juvenil A squad. Together with Rochela, other five players have been promoted from Juvenil A. They will work with Fabril during the pre-season and will have a chance to secure a spot at Fabril’s squad if they convince coach Ramallo. These players are: defender Marcos Caridad; midfielders Juan Dom?­nguez, Chirri; and the strikers David A?±??n, Dani Bea and Hugo Garc?­a.

About new signings, the club already confirmed the incorporation of five players coming from other clubs: left-back H?©ctor Granados (Valladolid B), goalkeeper Marcos Val?­n (Lugo), central defender Antonio Del Castillo (Mallorca B), midfielder Chema (Rayo Vallecano) and midfielder Momar Diagne (Aix en Provence). This last one is a French player.

The list of players is completed with the ones returning from loans: goalkeeper Alberto Dominguez (Monta?±eros), midfielder Dani Rodr?­guez (Betanzos) and right winger Diego Seoane (Ciudad de Santiago). Finally, Other two youngsters that belongs to Fabril will be loaned out:  midfielder Javi Redondo and striker Efr?©n Rodr?­guez, both will play at Nar??n (Tercera Divisi??n).

Also, the club already released the dates for the pre-season matches:
31/Jul: Laracha - Deportivo B
02/Aug: Deportivo B – Bembibre
03/Aug: Vilalonga - Deportivo B
07/Aug: Nar??n - Deportivo B
09/Aug: Silleda trophy, rival still to be announced
13/Aug: Quarter-final in Copa Diputaci??n against Berganti?±os or Sada or Negreira.
16/Aug: San Roque de Betanzos trophy

As it happens with Depor’s first team, Fabril starts the liga season on August 31st, the Spanish Football Federation already released the calendar for group one, group in which Depor B will meet six teams from the Basque country, five from Castile and Leon, one from Cantabria, two from Asturias and other five from Galicia.

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