George O’Neill - Birmingham City

A Draw with FC Twente
George O’Neill - Birmingham City

A Draw with FC Twente

We started the day on Tuesday with a slight lie in by normal standards. Nine thirty breakfast gave the lads an opportunity to get an extra hour shut eye.

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George O’Neill - Birmingham City

Relocation Relocation

The troops walked wearily down to breakfast on their rest day following the disappointing result against PSV Eindhoven but our coaches made sure that there was no time to feel sorry for ourselves.

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The PSV Test

Friday morning brought with it more fantastic weather, with the group walking out to train under the beaming sunshine as we finalised our preparations for our clash with Dutch giants PSV Eindhoven.

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George O’Neill - Birmingham City

Training Day

A light morning session was the first port of call on a sunny Wednesday morning.

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Fun & Games & PSV

There’s been a fair bit of excitement building at the training ground ahead of this tour so by the time we met to head to Birmingham Airport anticipation had reached fever pitch, with the 6am start doing little to dampen spirits.