Review of 2014
As the year comes to a close we have reflected on 2014 and its highlights…
Marcos signs on loan for Sunderland making a Man of the Match debut for the Wearsiders against Manchester United.
The Spaniard has an instant impact helping his side reach the League Cup Final, scoring a penalty in the second leg shootout.
Sunderland continue their resurgence in form and beat local rivals Newcastle 3-0 at St James’ Park.
Alonso plays in his first major final at Wembley, finishing runner-up in the League Cup Final versus Manchester City.
The Black Cats pull off a string of major results including a draw versus City in the league, a win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge and a comprehensive home win against Cardiff.
May saw Marcos’ Sunderland survive their battle with relegation in the Premier League and a return to Italy as his loan deal ended.
Marcos A scored in Fiorentina’s friendly with Real Madrid, the club where Marcos started his football career.
September saw the launch of this new website by 5or6 with a fresh new feel and responsive in design.
On the field Fiorentina start to pick up form with a home victory against Inter Milan as one of the signature results.
Wins over Udinese, Cagliari and two assists for Marcos in a win over Hellas Verona put Fiorentina’s challenge in the league back on track.
Fiorentina top their Europa League group and draw Tottenham Hotspur in the next round knock-out games to be played in the new year.