The former player of Portugal’s Luis Figo explained why did his controversial transfer from Barcelona to real Madrid.
“It was an important and difficult decision: I left the city, which meant a lot to me and I was fine, but when you don’t feel that your work is recognized, you get an offer from another club, you think.
Top clubs are similar, the main difference is the people. I moved to Madrid, when there was a change of President, and is at first it was hard, everything was new, but I joined the team and thanks to all for help, I quickly adapted to it,” said Figo.
We will remind, Luis Figo moved from Barcelona to real Madrid in 2000-m to year for 60 million euros. Five years before that, the Catalans have paid sporting for the transfer of the Portuguese only 2.5 million euros. Both teams Figo played almost 250 matches.