Arturo Vidal in his debut with the Inter


Real Madrid receives to one of his enemies, Arturo Vidal

Published:2/11/2020 - 21:28h

Updated:2/11/2020 - 21:28h

The ex Barcelona player, Arturo Vidal, will play this Tuesday against Real Madrid in the Champions League 2020-2021, a rival he knows the perfection and to the that has confronted until in twelve occasions

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Arturo Vidal, to date, has confronted to the Real Madrid with three distinct teams: the Juventus, the Bayern Munich and the FC Barcelona. This Tuesday, in the third day of the phase of groups of the Champions League and dressing the T-shirt of the Inter of Milan, the Chilean will see the faces with the madridistas by thirteenth time from his arrival to the old continent, in a decisive duel for the continuity of both teams in the most important competition to level of clubs.

The Real Madrid arrives to this meeting in the middle of a complicated situation in the League of Champions. They lost in his debut, in front of the Shakhtar Donetsk (2-3), and empataron to last hour in his visit to the Borussia Mönchengladbach (2-2), with goals of Benzema and Casemiro. The Inter of Antonio Conte neither has had a good start in the competition. In front of the Germans empataron (2-2), with doublet of Romelu Lukaku and remained in tables in front of the Ukrainians, leaders in the Group B.

In addition to supposing a classical of the European football, will be a special meeting for Arturo Vidal, the one who landed in the Italian picture during the month of September from the Barcelona, in an operation in which the 'nerazzurri' paid only one million fixed euros by his services. The Chilean was not part of the plans of Ronald Koeman in the Barça and the club looked for him an exit.

It will be a special night for the ex steering wheel of the Barcelona, that has confronted in 13 occasions to the Real Madrid and has marked them, in Europe, with two distinct teams: the Juventus and Bayern Munich. To convert with the T-shirt of the Inter, will turn into the first footballer that has marked him to the White House (in Champions) with three different teams.

In November of 2013, in the phase of groups of the Champions League, with the Vechia Signora, the Chilean advanced to his team with a launching from the point penalti minutes before it finished the first part, after a fault committed by Varane on Pogba. The second target signed it with the Bayern Munich in April of 2017, in the quarter-finals, after a head butt. This crossing finished favourable 2-1 for the Spaniards, by the quarter-finals.

An enemy for the Real Madrid

Although before arriving to Europe the midfield player was follower of the Real Madrid, with the happen of the years has turned into one of the biggest enemies of the group led by Zinedine Zidane. In twelve meetings registers four victories, four ties and four defeats. In all the competitions, was to title in seven opportunities was headline and celebrated three goals, one in LaLiga with the Barcelona, in October of 2018, in the goleada blaugrana by 5-1 in which it went the last party of Julen Lopetegui in the bench merengue.

The 'King Vidal' has registered amazing performances in front of the Real Madrid and has turned into one of the nightmares merengues. This Tuesday, beside the also ex culé Alexis Sánchez, arrives with aims very clear: take revancha of the last meetings, achieve three important points in Valdebebas and turn into the first player in the history in marking him to the whites, in Europe, with three distinct clubs.

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