Well-travelled is the traditional football epithet applied to a player on his fourth or fifth club, yet at the age of 29 Arouna Koné has managed to play in five different countries. “Six, if you include Côte d’Ivoire,” he offers.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are set to auction the hole punched in dugout by manager Stale Solbakken Wolves are auctioning the hole made by manager Stale Solbakken in the Molineux dugout Wolverhampton Wanderers are auctioning a unique piece of history on Friday in aid of the Royal British Legion…..
Valencia CF will present a new OFFICIAL VCF 2013 KIT for the Christmas campaign, adding to the existing range of kits for the 2012/13 season. From 10am this Friday at VCF Official Stores and online at www.vcfshop.com from 12:01am, the new design will be unveiled on social networking sites Twitter and Facebook, Official Channel VCFplay and on Valenciacf.com.
Turkish football is renowned for its emotion and passion, something former West Germany goalkeeper Toni Schumacher was lucky enough to experience first-hand during his time there between 1988 and ’91. Unsurprisingly, the 76-time-capped international is anticipating a hugely successful FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013 in the country in seven months’ time.
FIFA can confirm that Didier Drogba submitted a request for authorisation to be registered to a club on a loan basis outside an open registration period. FIFA has informed the player about the relevant regulations included in article 6 par. 1 of the Regulations on the Status and Transfer of Players (see PDF document attached).