Ander Herrera - the way of the Spaniard in the "Manchester United"
Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera - a player who can not fail to note a big name in Europe, but over the past two years regularly out on the field in the "Manchester United". "Red Devils" have become the third Spaniard to a professional team in a career, which brought him his first club trophy.
Childhood in "Zaragoza"
Ander Herrera Aiguera born August 14, 1989 in Bilbao, Spain. More school-age parents gave the young Spaniard in the football school "Amistad" in which the player was trained until 2004. In 15 years, the talent of midfielder praised the club championship of Spain "Real Zaragoza", which invited the player in his youth structure, and Herrera did not miss this chance.
The 19-year old midfielder began to be involved in the games of the basic structure, but in 2008 played only take the "Real". But in late August, 2009, the Spaniard's debut as a basis - in the opening match against Examples of "Tenerife" Ander Herrera came on 20 minutes as a substitute. From that moment everything became midfielder often go into the starting lineup and played the next two seasons as a whole, being one of the key players in the middle of the field team. The player's progress at the end of season 2010/2011 estimated the home club football - "Athletic", where in the summer of 2011 he moved up to 7, 5 million euros.
A breakthrough in the "Athletics" from Bilbao
The new club Ander Herrera came to the site - the first round of the football player was in the starting lineup list. The debut of the player came in the qualifying match of the European League against the Turkish "Trabzonspor", and the Spaniard, showing a decent level of play, led him to the whole field. In his first season, Herrera showed his importance to the team, in 54 meetings by making 12 assists and 4 more times to hit the opponent, so that "Athletic" was able to reach two finals - Spain's Cup and Europa League.
In the following two seasons playing for the team from Bilbao results midfielder became worse, but the high level of the midfielder of the game attracted the attention of other clubs, among them was the "Manchester United", a proposal which the transition player in 2013 was rejected by the club. In the 2013/2014 season, having played in 42 meetings, Ander Herrera scored 11 productive points, and again received an offer from the English giants, agreed to change the team.
The arrival of "Manchester United"
In the summer of 2014 the transition Herrera was formalized - the player moved to the "Manchester United" for € 36 million, signing a contract for 4 years. From the first round of the English Premier League midfielder he began to leave the field in a T-shirt, "Red Devils", and in the 4th round against the "Queens Park Rangers" was recorded in their asset first goal and an assist in the Premier League. In the future, the Spaniard only progressed in front of the head coach, who continued to regularly produce midfielder.
As a result, for the first 100 games of "Manchester" on account of Herrera had 14 goals and 20 assists, and his skill level has been estimated in the national team, where the footballer was invited in 2016. In November of the same year and Ander debut in the Spanish national team - in a friendly against England, he appeared on the field as a substitute at half-hour meeting.