We all like sports and leisure activities. Like it or not, football is the most important sport in Spain, and in the last few years, the Spanish National Team is doing great things! Fortunately, some Spanish players are playing or played in the past in English teams and consequently, they learnt English. This is a good example to see how learning a language, English in the case, is very important for every aspect of our lives. Here you are some of the players I am refering to speaking English with the press. 

Xabi Alonso Plays for Real Madrid now, but he played in Liverpool some years ago:

Fabregas played for Arsenal for many years before coming to Barcelona:

Mata played for Chelsea a couple of years and now he is playing in Manchester United: