Sam Ramsbottom - Tranmere Rovers

Amsterdam Arena Visit
Sam Ramsbottom - Tranmere Rovers

Amsterdam Arena Visit

After the first win of the of the tour the lads morals were high going into the next few days of training. We had a couple days of down time until the next game against a third tier German team, the down time allowed us to not only rest and recover but also to work on our fitness as it is a pre-season tour.

A Win For Tranmere
Sam Ramsbottom - Tranmere Rovers

A Win For Tranmere

The next day we woke early for another training session on a fabulous pitch to try and put right the mistakes we had made in the game against Vitesse Arnhem. It was only a short recovery session followed by dinner due to the baking heat.

Sam's First Blog
Sam Ramsbottom - Tranmere Rovers

Sam's First Blog

Despite an early start all the lads were buzzing on Monday morning when we met at Prenton Park.

We couldn’t wait to fly out and get started so inevitably the flight and the transfer from the airport seemed to take an eternity. Our first impressions of hotel was a universal thumbs up though it was quite funny that we needed a guided tour around it to ensure that some of our party don’t get lost walking to and from their rooms!