Most players do not like going back to the clubs that they began their career. This is probably because they are afraid of not picking form. Here are the 5 players who managed to return to the clubs where they began their career. 1. Robin Van Persie - The Dutch footballer joined Feyenoord academy in 1999.
Final La Liga Table After Villarreal Beat Barca 2-0, Sevilla Won 1-0, Madrid Drew & Atletico Won 2-1
Since Barcelona has already secured their spot in the UEFA Champions League and strengthened their hold on the second spot in the league's standings, they have nothing to lose in their next match against Villarreal. In the event that Villarreal earns a victory or avoids being tied, they will be promoted to the conference league.
GRANADA VS ATHLETIC BILBAO. Just two points separate Granada and the relegation zone with three games left in La Liga, and that is thanks to a 6-2 hammering of Mallorca at the weekend. That was a first win for new manager Aitor Karanka, who remains unbeaten in three fixtures, also picking up impressive draws against Celta Vigo and Atletico Madrid.
Manchester City vs Real Madrid (Kick off 22:00pm) The Sky Blues will be aiming to make it 3 wins out of 3, when they lock horns with Spanish heavyweights Real Madrid in a blockbuster Champions league semi final 1st leg clash at the Etihad stadium tonight. Pep Gurdiola's side saw off Atletico Madrid 1-0 on aggregate in their previous round, while the Los Blancos cruised to a dramatic 5-4 aggregate victory against Chelsea.
Atletico were beating 2-0 by Athletic Bilbao last end of the week, meaning they have figured out how to win only one of their last four La Liga trips.Whenever you take a gander at the master plan, Diego Simeone's side have simply figured out how to get one triumph in their past six games across all rivalries.
REAL MADRID VS MANCHESTER CITY. Champions League matches against Real Madrid and they’re out to make it four on Wednesday night. While the Citizens have progressed from the last two rounds with 0-0 draws in the second-leg, Pep Guardiola suggested their intent will be a lot different this week.
Yester night Atletico Madrid finds themselves into a very difficult situation infront of their fans at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium when they were not able to equalize the goal they were scored by City at Etihad stadium in their last week clash. This throws Mattress Makers out of this tournament dispute good style of game full of brilliancy and skills they displayed against the Blue's .This provided the Citezens with good opportunities of qualifying for the semi-finals which will determined wether Pep Guardiola's dream of lifting this title will be valid or not.
Atletico Madrid versus Granada CF Atletico Madrid are falling off of a 2-1 win over Espanyol. It gave Los Rojiblancos some breathing space in the fight for the main four, yet entirely not much. Granada are sixteenth in the standings and only one point in front of the transfer zone.
Espanyol vs Valencia. Espanyol have also been much better at home than on the road throughout the whole season,winning just 1 of 17 league outings away from home so far in the season.Despite both teams struggling and being in poor form,Valencia lost to Betis 0:3 away from home and in this clash they need to pull up their socks.
During a crucial match between the two clubs, Real Madrid maintained their unbeaten run with a convincing 4 -0 victory over Espanyol. The Los Blancos were in complete command throughout the game, and they were able to claim victory in today's league match. Real Madrid cruised to an emphatic victory over Atletico Madrid in the Spanish league today, thanks to goals from Rodrygo(x2), Marco Asensio, and Karim Benzema.
1.Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid. All will be vying to start for Atletico, which will get strong backing from the home crowd and has lost just twice infront of their fans.Heading into into the game, Real Madrid will be without six first-team players, as Eden Hazard, Gareth Bale and David Alaba
Manchester City Vs Real Madrid After seeing off Iberian opponents in both prior knockout rounds ( Sporting Lisbon and Atletico Madrid ), Manchester city take on another in the form of Real Madrid in this UEFA champions league semi final first leg. After their Gabriel Jesus inspired 5-1 demolition of Watford kept them on top of the premier league at the weekend, taking on the 13 time European champions will surely be a sterner test.
Jadon Sancho One of the main flops this season is Manchester United’s star Jadon Sancho whose form has been a contradiction to how he was perfoming at Borussia Dortmund last season. Last season in the German Bundesliga, Jadon Sancho had 37 goal involvements and that produced the perfect edge for Manchester United to go all in for him.
Premier league heavyweights Manchester City successfully advanced to their second successive UEFA Champions League semi final after seeing off Spanish giants Atletico Madrid on a 1-0 aggregate lead. This comes after a 0-0 stalemate at the Wanda Metropolitan Stadium in the second leg encounter of their UCL's tie and an advantaged City who earlier on defeated Atleti 1-0 at the Etihad Stadium in their first tie.
Guardiola Makes Honest Admission On John Stone's Performance In Europe After Their Clash with Atletico
Manchester City chief Pep Guardiola has made honest admission on a brilliant defender after booking a space in the UEFA champions league semi-finals. Pep forced Man City into their third ever champions league semi-finals after drawing against Atletico Madrid at Wanda Metropolitano but got the advantage of their early goal at Etihad.
Manchester City forced a goalless draw away from home yesterday against Atletico Madrid to secure UCL semifinal place once again this season. It will be their third Champions League semifinal in the history of the club something every club fans is proud of as they eye to win the elite trophy this season.
Atletico Madrid Vs Granada. Atletico have won thrice, Granada once and one match settled in a draw.Both teams have scored in four out of their last five meetings.Atleast two goals have been recorded in four out of their last five matches played. Prediction:Atletico Madrid win and both teams to score.Psg Vs Angers.
Two of England's most elite teams meet again for the second time in less than two weeks in the FA cup semi final with the previous meeting ending in a two all draw. Manchester city reached the champions league semi final but they go into the wembley clash with liverpool as the distinct underdogs.Pep Guardiola said his team is in big trouble after injuries made Kyle walker and Kevin de Bruyne major doubts for Saturday's FA cup semi final.
As seen in the UEFA Champions League Semi-Final first leg match between Manchester City and Atletico Madrid, the Spanish Laliga defending champions played a low block football, also known as 'defensive football,' eliciting a wide range of reactions from fans, with many labeling Diego Simeone's formation as "5-5-0," preventing Manchester City from converting the majority of the scoring chances created during the game.
The UEFA champions league resumes with a high-profile fixture. Manchester City will rock horn with the Laliga Champions ,Real Madrid.Manchester City are on the driving seat in the premier league just a point ahead Liverpool.The premier league champions have lost only once to Madrid at Etihad Stadium.They are both at absolute stellar form.The match will kick-off at 22:00pm today.