Unai Emery’s side will face Olympique Lyonnais this Thursday at the Pinatar Arena
Villarreal CF have arrived at La Finca Resort this afternoon. The men’s first team will stay at the hotel in Algorfa (Alicante) for two nights.
Unai Emery’s side will travel tomorrow, Thursday 22nd June, to San Pedro del Pinatar (Murcia) to face Olympique Lyonnais at 8pm CEST at the Pinatar Arena. The match will be televised live in Spain on GOL and LaLigaSportsTV:
The Submarine will then travel to Hungary on Friday, ahead of the game against Budapest Honvéd on Saturday at 8pm CEST. That game will also be televised in Spain, with LaLigaSportsTV showing it live at 8pm and GOL showing it on delay at 9:15pm.
The game in Budapest will be special, as it is the inauguration event of the spectacular Bozsik Arena, the first UEFA Elite Stadium in the country.
Pre-season friendlies for Villarreal CF:
- Friday 16th July: Valencia CF vs Villarreal CF (6:30pm CEST, Oliva Nova).
- Thursday 22nd July: Olympique Lyon vs Villarreal CF (8pm CEST, Pinatar Arena).
- Saturday 24th July: Budapest Honvéd vs Villarreal CF (8pm CEST, Bozsik Arena).
- Monday 26th July: Dynamo Kyiv vs Villarreal CF (time TBC, Mittersill).
- Wednesday 28th July: Hertha BSC vs Villarreal CF (6:15pm CEST, Mittersill).
- Saturday 31st July: Olympique Marseille vs Villarreal CF (9pm CEST, Stade Orange Vélodrome).
- Wednesday 4th August: Leicester City vs Villarreal CF (8:45pm CEST, King Power Stadium).
- Saturday 7th August: opponent and time TBC.