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Former Soccer Stars Joaquín and Llorente Set to Clash at the World Padel Soccer Event: A Must-See

April 30, 2024
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World Padel Soccer Returns to Marbella with Star-Studded Lineup

Alejandro Alonso and José Bernal have announced the third edition of the World Padel Soccer tournament in Marbella. The event, set to take place in June, will feature renowned footballers such as Joaquín, Fernando Llorente, and Roberto Soldado. Due to the high demand for participation, the number of players has been increased for this year’s tournament, organized by local professional player, José Bernal.

World Padel Soccer Gains Traction in Marbella

World Padel Soccer is becoming a staple event in Marbella, with its third edition scheduled for next month. The tournament sees illustrious former footballers swapping their football boots and balls for padel rackets and balls. The announcement was made by local professional player, José Bernal, and former AS Monaco player, Alejandro Alonso, at the Hard Rock Hotel Marbella, one of the tournament’s sponsors.

Marbella to Host Football Stars in June

Marbella will host a star-studded lineup on June 3rd, 4th, and 5th, featuring world-renowned football stars such as Joaquín, Fernando Llorente, Iván Campo, Pantic, Fernando Sanz, Alfonso Pérez, Rubén de la Red, Luque, Alejandro Alonso, Xabi Prieto, and Roberto Soldado, among others. All of them will compete in padel to determine the best pair in a tournament that has had to expand its player roster due to high demand.

World Padel Soccer Tournament Schedule

The sporting event will kick off on June 3rd with a Pro-Am, followed by the competition’s group stage on June 4th. The championship will conclude with the final stage on June 5th. José Bernal highlighted the importance of this event for the city, both in terms of sports and tourism, and its international impact thanks to the media prominence of the players.

World Padel Soccer: A Celebration of Sport and Community

Former Monaco player, Alejandro Alonso, expressed the immense joy and satisfaction the players feel in coming together for three days to share their passion for padel and spend time with their families in the spectacular setting of Marbella. Marbella’s mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, emphasized the tournament’s significance for the city, both in terms of sports and tourism, and its substantial media impact.

Hard Rock Hotel Marbella: Proud Sponsor of World Padel Soccer

Almudena Mosteiro, the deputy director of the Hard Rock Hotel Marbella, expressed her satisfaction in sponsoring the event once again, noting the alignment of the hotel’s values with those of World Padel Soccer: sport and a healthy lifestyle.

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