The "Yellow submarine" Villarreal is 89 years old. Born in 1923. Reached the Primera for the first time in 1997/98. Got relegated to Segunda in 98/99. Bounced back to Primera in 99/00. Won the Inter-toto Cup in 02/03. UEFA Cup semi-finals in 03/04. 3rd in La Liga in 04/05. Champions League semi-finals 05/06. 2nd in La Liga in 08/09. CL quarter-finals 09/10. Europa League semi-finals 10/11.
Mancini's interview after the match today. All is not well at Man City, maybe that will help when we play them!
What an unbelievable goal. Pains my heart to see over and again, but just outstanding. And he wasn't good enough for Barca?
Martin Palermo is retiring. Another ex-Villarreal player, sadly this injury in 2001 curtailed his adventure with the Yellow Submarine. (first minute of clip)