Some City fans will wish popular ‘Beast’ was still doing this at the Etihad

first_img Alvaro Negredo scored a great goal against Monaco Spain will have five clubs in the Champions League group stage after Valencia saw off Monaco in the play-off round.They join Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Europa League winners Sevilla, who qualify as a result of their victory last season.Valencia lost 2-1 on the night, but go through with a 4-3 aggregate win where former Man City striker Alvaro Negredo – aka the Beast – scored a vital away goal.During his short stay at City, who he joined from Sevilla in 2013, he was popular among fans, but after injury interrupted his debut season, things didn’t go to plan and he claims Manuel Pellegrini decided he was not part of his plans.The striker left for Valencia on loan in 2014 and moved to the Spanish club permanently the following summer.His goal comes in the same week another former Etihad striker, Stevan Jovetic, scored a fantastic goal to help Inter win their first Serie A game of the season. 1last_img read more