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Sevilla's Jesus Navas back for key games against Barcelona, Bayern Munich

Jesus Navas is back in action for Sevilla.

Sevilla winger Jesus Navas is back to full fitness ahead of the games against Barcelona in La Liga and Bayern Munich in the Champions League.

Navas has been sidelined with a thigh muscle strain and missed the last five games in all competitions, including the 2-1 Champions League win at Manchester United.

But the 32-year-old returned to full training on Monday and completed the session with no problems.

Navas has been a regular in the starting line-up since returning to Sevilla from Manchester...

Ex-Man City winger Jesus Navas to miss Sevilla trip to Man United

Former Manchester City winger Jesus Navas will miss Sevilla's Champions League round-of-16 second leg at Manchester United on Tuesday through injury.

The Spaniard has been sidelined with a muscle strain in his right thigh since Feb. 25 and was not included in the 22-man squad for the encounter at Old Trafford.

Navas has been a regular in Sevilla's starting lineup since returning to the Spanish club last summer from City, where he played 183 games.

The first leg between Sevilla and Manchester United...

Ex-City star Navas: Beating United would be nice for friends in Manchester

Former Manchester City winger Jesus Navas has said he is aiming to help Sevilla knock Manchester United out of the Champions League.

Navas, who played 183 games for City before returning to Sevilla last summer, faces United again in Wednesday's round-of-16 first leg at the Sanchez Pizjuan stadium.

"For us, it's all about getting through to the next round," he told The Mirror.

"But I know it would be nice for some of the friends I've got back in Manchester if we did manage to pull it off and knock...

 By Chris Wright

Sevilla 'kidnap' Navas from Man City in latest elaborate announcement

We've already seen Aston Villa adopt a Whatsapp theme, Antonio Rudiger pop up in Chelsea's club shop and Stuart Taylor receive the Hollywood blockbuster treatment, so where will the summer of the massively elaborate player unveiling lead us next?

Well, Sevilla have submitted their entry to the pantheon and it's certainly a top-tier effort from all concerned.

The Spanish club have staged a fake kidnapping in order to manhandle one of their former stars back to the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.



Jesus Navas re-signs for ex-club Sevilla after being released by Man City

Jesus Navas has returned to former club Sevilla on a free transfer.

Navas, 31, had been a free agent after being released by Manchester City at the end of last season, having joined from Sevilla in 2013.

But the Spain international has now returned to the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, signing a four-year deal with the La Liga club.

Navas, who made his Sevilla debut in 2003, is to be officially unveiled to the club's supporters on Wednesday.

The winger will be looking to add to the 393 appearances he made...