The team of football players has obtained the championship in the third edition of the Manu Sarabia Trophy, which was played last weekend in different golf courses of La Cala de Mijas, including El Chaparral Golf Club during Friday June 19 . Players spent a magnificent time during the competition and were able to enjoy a course in superb conditions. At the end of the 18 holes, the players attended a meal in our restaurant putting the finishing touch to a great day of golf.
Although the real winners were the charity projects, which collected all the funds raised during the competition. Such projects included: ‘You score the goals’, sponsored by Manu Sarabia which works with children at risk of social exclusion in the neighbourhood San Andres de Málaga, and ‘Cielo 133` Association, which develops various development cooperation projects in Ethiopia.
This year the tournament has enjoyed the participation of famous players like Pepe’Pirri`, Paco Jemez, Bern Schuster, Iñaqui Saez,’Boquerón` Esteban, Paco Doblas, Donato, Pepe Salguero, led by Manu Sarabia.. Recognized journalists were also present, such as Carlos Martinez, Alex Martinez Roig, Nacho Aranda, Valentin Requena, Elena Jimenez, Joaquin Marin, Juanje Quiros, led by Jose Angel de la Casa. The competition also saw the participation of celebrities like Sonia Bruno, Cecilio Alonso and Juan Quirós.
The proceeds were obtained from the raffle of gifts provided by some of our most illustrious players like Xavi Hernandez, Iker Casillas, Xabi Alonso, Pique, Fernando Torres and Juanfran, and valuable sports memorabilia donated by Miguel Angel Jimenez, Marc Marquez and Carolina Marin.
The event was sponsored by San Miguel with the collaboration of the Town Hall of Mijas, Melon Platinum, Extratime, Restaurante El Chaparral, Restaurante El Torreón, Chiringuito la Familia, Chiringuito El Capricho, Skechers, Bodegas Barbadillo and the Asociación Malagueña de la Prensa Deportiva, Deco-Tema and A.E Playas.