Alaves have planned eight pre-season friendlies this summer, including a tie against fellow La Liga side Real Sociedad.
The Albiazul will prepare for the 2018/2019 season playing a total of eight games against different standards of sides.
Abelardo’s squad will return for full fitness tests on July 9th, before being handed their pre-season schedules.
After two weeks training in the capital of Alava, the squad will host Racing Club on the 18th of July, before meeting UD Logrones, CD Leganes and Rayo Majadahonda within five days.
Games will then follow in August against CD Numancia, Real Valladolid and Real Oviedo in a three-way mini tournament and with Real Sociedad and Huesca.
The club will then prepare for the opening La Liga fixture on August 19th.
These are the defined dates of Pre-season 2018/19:
09/07 – Start of Pre-season.
07/18 – Friendly game against Real Racing Club in Los Campos de Sport at 8:30 p.m.
21/07 – Friendly match against UD Logroñés in Laguardia at 7:00 p.m.
07/25 – Friendly match against CD Leganés in Los Angeles of San Rafael .
07/28 – Friendly game against Rayo Majadahonda in Boadilla .
01/08 – Friendly match against CD Numancia in Los Pajaritos .
04/08 – Triangular in the Berrón against Real Valladolid and Real Oviedo .
08/08 – Friendly match against Real Sociedad in Zarautz .
11/08 – Friendly game against SD Huesca , place to be confirmed.