After the continuing warm weather, it finally rained in Hong Kong friday, and the temperature decreased to 26 degree. Jong Ajax began their last training session from 10am with heavy rain at HKFC.
Under the guiding of Gery Vink, the players did some simple warming-up and began the practicing game against Boca Junior U19 from Argentina. Boca Junior also takes part in the 7s tournament, they are in Group B, and Ajax is in Group D.
The practicing game was devided into 3 sessions, 7 minutes per each. Jong Ajax dominated the whole game, the cooperations between Jozefzoon and Burnet had threated the right side of Boca Juniors. However, after 21 minutes, still no one scored in the game. This practicing game ended with 0-0.
,,Ajax has such a lot talented boys, and the whole team works perfect, I see them very likely to be the champions of this tournament." Coach of Boca Junior told after the game. During the game, coaches and players from Aston Villa, the champions of the tournament last year and Liverpool were all sitting on the tribune and watching. After the practicing game between Ajax and Boca Junior, Liverpool and Aston Villa were going to play against each other also for practicing.
After training in the morning, Jong Ajax went to Stanley (a tourist attraction in South of Hong Kong Island) in the afternoon.
Saturdaymorning begins the tournament, Ajax will play against Hong Kong Football Club in the first game, and following are Fourway Rangers and Kitchee.