As known, both local and foreign athletes intensively train for the IV Islamic Solidarity Games to be held in Baku on May 12-22.
Yashar Vahabzadeh, chief coach of the national team spoke about Group A schedule of matches of Azerbaijan U-23 national football team that will contest at the IV Islamic Solidarity Games:
Eight national teams will contest at the IV Islamic Solidarity Games. The final list of Azerbaijan U-23 national team members that will represent the country during the IV Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku will be announced after April 25.
We intensively prepare for the Games. Our main goal is to achieve highest possible results at Islamic Solidarity Games that will be held in our country.
The ongoing Azerbaijan national championship will end on April 29 and we will launch our training camp starting from May 1. Obviously the main objective is to get beyond the group, no matter how strong rival teams we will face, we should be able to get beyond the group.