The big day has arrived! Today you will be able to enjoy the documentary Andrés Iniesta, the unexpected hero, and review the career of former Barcelona.
The race of Andres Iniesta It continues, even though it moved away from the flashes that point towards the main competitions. Currently in the Vissel Kobe Japanese, the midfielder celebrated his 36th birthday in May.
This Thursday, DIRECTV brings you the documentary “Andrés Iniesta, the unexpected hero”, which reviews the footballing history of the ‘Brain’ from its beginnings in La Masía to its time in soccer in Japan: “I liked it a lot, there are many surprises , my family, my children. Many characters, I am very grateful, “said former captain Blaugrana after the film’s premiere in Spain.
Reviewing the numbers of his career a little, and as detailed by the Opta agency, the man from La Mancha made his debut with the first team from Blaugrana on October 29, 2002, in a Champions League match that his team won in Bruges by the minimum difference. His league debut came almost two months later, on December 21 of that same year, in the 2-0 win over Mallorca as a visitor.
Among the achievements of the Fuentealbilla-born are the titles of nine Leagues, six King’s Cups, four Champions League, seven Spanish Super Cups, three European Super Cups and three Club World Cups.
In addition, the world champion in South Africa 2010 with Spain, appointment in which he became the decisive goal against Holland in the final, is listed as the third player in the history of Barça with the most presences in all competitions: 674, only behind Xavi Hernández, leader with 767, and Lionel Messi.
You can see the documentary ‘Andrés Iniesta, the unexpected hero’ by OnDIRECTV (201 / 1201HD) and DIRECTV GO from 10:30 p.m. in Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Uruguay and Ecuador and from 11:30 p.m. in Chile.
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