Antonio Barragán Fernández (born in Pontedeume, Spain) is a Spanish football player who plays as a right defender for Valencia CF. He started his professional football career at Liverpool at the age of eighteen in 2005. During the season 2005-06 , in doing so Barragan became the youngest foreigner to play for the team Liverpool and joined with Dportivo La Coruna with a five-fear year contract on August 4th 2006. Barragan subsequently alternated in the right-back position with Manuel Pablo until he fractured his knee in 2008 and was out of action for the rest of the season however. Later on , he joined with Real Valladolid on a three-year deal in 2009, though he played two major levels of Spanish football in 2009-10 and moved to Valencia CF in a deal worth €1.5m in 2011. Although Antonio Barragán became the part of the Spanish U19 at the 2006 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship and called-up for the senior side, under-21s levels.
The La liga title race came to life, once again, over the weekend as champions and leaders Barcelona finally fell to that inevitable defeat that had been lurking since their talisman, Lionel Messi got injured. Real Madrid’s 4-0 victory earlier on Saturday means the Whites are now only 3 points behind their eternal rivals as […]