Illarramendi was jeered throughout the game by his former fans.
He said: â€śWe had to earn the victory. In the first half they pressed us quite a lot. After the second goal the match broke up, there was more space and we took advantage of itâ€ť.
â€śGoing home is always special. In expected the crowd to whistle, because they donâ€™t like what I did, itâ€™s what happens. I was focused on the match, which is what I had to do. Iâ€™m happy with the victory. There arenâ€™t many games left now and our job is to win and hope that Barcelona and AtlĂ©tico slip up."
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