First things first: we got some significant help from some of our loanees this season. Andrés Fernandez struggled early in the Europa League, but once he was called on to become a regular due to Sergio Asenjo’s injury, he responded. Stay or send back? Stay. Please, Porto. And while we have Porto on the phone....Adrián López. Turned out Fran Escribá found out he was better as an attacking midfielder (left wing) than up front, and he did reasonably well there. But he’ll be turning 30, we’ve got Denis Cheryshev returning from injury, Alfonso Pedraza coming back from Leeds....so...send back. Not without some regrets, and a sincere handshake for his time with us. Oh? We’re not done with Porto? José
Atletico Madrid earned a 3-1 win over Athletic Bilbao in an emotional final game at the Vicente Calderon Stadium on Sunday. Fernando Torres scored two goals early in the first half and Angel Correa added another in the second as the hosts said goodbye to the stadium where it has played for the last 50 years. The result left Athletic in seventh place and without one of the two spots for the Europa League next season.
May 22 (Reuters) - Villarreal defender Mateo Musacchio is undergoing medical tests at AC Milan, a video on the Serie A club's website showed on Monday (www.acmilan.com). The Argentina international is set join the Milan-based club for 18