A catch-up between heroes

27 / 04 / 2021

An online meeting 15 years on from the semi-final against Arsenal, ahead of the next meeting against the English side

Marcos Senna, Juan Román Riquelme, Diego Forlán, Rodolfo Martín Arruabarrena… The heroes from the Champions League run from the 2005/06 season met up once more, 15 years later, in a spectacular video call where the Yellows idols remember the emotional semi-final ties against Arsenal FC, and many more experiences they had with the Submarine. Robert Pirès also joined the call. The Frenchman is one of the best-loved players from Villarreal’s history, who curiously played that semi-final while playing for Arsenal.

A 43-minute video which will delight fans. What are they currently doing? How do they see the upcoming semi-final against Arsenal? Do they still support Villarreal from a distance? Has Riquelme seen that penalty again? Find out this much more.

Click play and enjoy watching five of the best players from the Yellows’ history (in Spanish)!

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