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Alonso bids to shed ‘Neverkusen’ tag against former boss Mourinho

Alonso bids to shed ‘Neverkusen’ tag against former boss Mourinho

  • The game is Leverkusen’s biggest match on the European stage since the 2002 Champions League final defeat by a Zinedine Zidane-inspired Real Madrid
  • Alonso’s mind for the game was sharpened early, growing up on the same San Sebastian street as close friend and current Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta
By AFP ·