"I have been informed that the money has been sent and everything has been settled. Raul means everything for this neighborhood. But we ask for one more thing: Let him come here one day so that we can hug him, to talk to him and remember the old days."
-- Pedro Albares Iniesta, the president of San Cristobal de los Angeles, after Spanish star Raul donated the $5,000 the club needed to avoid folding. Raul played for San Cristobal for three years before joining Atletico Madrid's youth academy in 1990 at age 13, and then later moving on to Real Madrid. (Goal.com)