Verona boss Andrea Mandorlini has admitted that the team are not even thinking about the opening League fixtures.
The Mastini face Milan in Week One of the new Serie A campaign, but the Coach has claimed that there is a lot of work done be done kick off.
“We just want to prepare as well as we can,” he told reporters. “We have other games to play before Milan.
“These friendlies will help us be ready for the first day of the season.
“Training also plays a huge role in the preparation – that’s why they are so hard and why I demand so much effort from the lads.”
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