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Expert’s View On FC Santa Coloma

With FC Santa Coloma coming to Easter Road, we caught up with one of their local journalists Carles Alonso to get the lowdown on the Andorran side…

Tell us about FC Santa Coloma and how they performed last season…

FC Santa Coloma finished in third place in the first division league in Andorra. They were knocked out on penalties in the semi-finals of the Cup and was knocked out by penalties in the first qualifier of the Europa League 20-21.

Describe the style of play and what our fans can expect from FC Santa Coloma on the pitch…

FC Santa Coloma's style is a touch style. Coming out from the back with the ball. From here begins the development of the game of the group that coaches Albert Jorquera (former of FC Barcelona).

Who are the players to look out for?

Keep in mind that FC Santa Coloma is a group and what stands out most is the team game. There are players who individually shine out of the rest, but in the end, it is the team that stands out ahead of everything. Pedro Santos, Juanma Miranda, David Virgili, Hamza.

What are FC Santa Coloma’s hopes for the season both in Europe and in the Andorran top-flight?

FC Santa Coloma's goal is always to do the best possible. It is clear that playing against Hibernian is a dream for the club, as the Scottish outfit have a history of European football. Objectively speaking it will not be an easy elimination but they will not stop fighting. As for the domestic league, it is clear that as a club with the most titles in the country (13) the aspirations are maximum.

Tell us about FC Santa Coloma and how good they are in Andorra…

In Andorra, FC Santa Coloma is the club with the most titles and is the only club that spent one round in the previous Champions League. The match at Easter Road will be FC Santa Coloma’s 41st game in Europe.