The Elche The preseason begins this Monday, with medical and physical tests, with 16 professional players, without signings, with a large presence of homegrown players and with the players who were on loan to other teams in these first sessions.
The players of the Elche team, led by Fran Scribe, are summoned at the stadium to start the tests, which will last during the first two days, after having enjoyed 43 days of vacation.
The Elche It will be presented on its first day of work without having made any incorporation and with the 16 professional players who have a current contract.
The players mentioned are the goalkeeper Edgar Badía; defenders Diego González, Gonzalo Verdú, Helibelton Palacios, Josema Sánchez and Miguel Ángel Cifuentes; midfielders Iván Marcone, Tete Morente, Raúl Guti, Luismi Sánchez, Fidel Chaves and Josan Ferrández; and forwards Pablo Piatti, Pere Milla, Guido Carrillo and Lucas Boyé.
Players on loan during last season are also mentioned, such as Nacho Pastor (Tarazona), Mourad (Alcoyano) and Manu Justo (Celta B).
During the first weeks of the preseason, the coaching staff will have at their command several footballers from the subsidiary team, the Ilicitano, such as goalkeeper Lluis Andreu, defenders Salinas and John and midfielders Diego Bri and Jony Álamo.
They will be joined by goalkeeper Jesús López, defenders Lilian De Palmas and José Ruiz and winger Coke Pastor, all of them from the youth team.
After the medical and physical tests, the staff will exercise during the preseason at the Pinatar Arena facilities, during the first days, and later at La Finca, in the town of Algorfa.