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Report: Freddy Adu To Sign With Serbian Club Jagodina This Weekend

Freddy Adu’s long, twisted journey through the soccer world is about to take him to another exotic location. Adu is closing in on a deal to join Serbian club FK Jagodina, according to the Sporting News. “Sources tell Sporting News/Goal USA that Adu will travel to Serbia on Thursday to attend the club’s (UEFA) Europa League match against CFR Cluj,” the report says. “He is...
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Remember Freddy Adu? What Happened To Him?

Follow Sean Wagner-McGough on Twitter @seanjwagner As the U.S. Men’s National Team attempts to safety navigate through the “Group of Death” and into the round of 16, it will do so without Freddy Adu wearing an American uniform. By now it’s just a distant memory, but, in 2003, Adu appeared in a Sierra Mist commercial. The advertisement didn’t run for more than 30...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-South Africa boss hired by Adu's team in Brazil

The Brazilian club that recently signed American midfielder Freddy Adu has hired former South African national team coach Joel Santana. Bahia hired Santana on Monday, three days after the club confirmed its agreement with Adu. Bahia lost 5-1 to Vitoria in its opener at Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, a result that led to the dismissal of coach Jorginho. The 64-year-old Santana has...
Via AP on Fox
April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Adu, Philadelphia Union part ways

The Philadelphia Union has reached a contract termination by mutual consent with star midfielder Freddy Adu. Adu, who finalized the agreement on Monday, has signed with Esporte Clube Bahia, a Brazilian club, and the Union, in turn, acquired veteran Brazilian midfielder Jose Kleberson on loan from the same team. Kleberson, 33, was on Brazil's winning team in the 2002 World Cup...
Via Fox Soccer
March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

The Short Rise And Fall Of A Promising Youngster- Freddy Adu’s Story

Th short rise and fall of Freddy Adu At just fourteen-years-of-age, Ghanaian-born American youngster Freddy Adu was dubbed the ‘New Pele’. He was tipped for big things and just before his fifteenth birthday, he signed a contract with Major League Soccer (MLS) Side D.C United. It is of course, Freddy Adu. Nine years on and the ‘New Pele’ has been to Europe (Failed) and has...
Via Ghanasoccernet
March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Freddy Adu Close to Completing Bahia Transfer, Taking Talents to Brazilian Soccer Scene

Freddy Adu‘s long, strange journey as a professional soccer player is about to take another twist. The Philadelphia Union outcast is close to completing a transfer to Brazilian club Esporte Clube Bahia (better known as “Bahia”). He will travel to Brazil this week to finalize the move, according to Soccer By Ives. Clubs in South Korea, Japan, Mexico and Australia were reportedly...
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu heading to Brazil?

Is Freddy Adu headed to play in Brazil? After playing for the Philadelphia Union, the 23-year-old could be headed to South America.

Via Philly Sports Live
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu sent off for diving (Video)

In Sunday MLS action, Philadelphia Union star Freddy Adu receive a yellow card of the match when he was called for diving in the NY Red Bulls penalty box near the end of the first half. Since it was Adu's second yellow card, he received a red card and was sent off for the rest of the match. Based on the video, it appeared that Adu lost his balance after trying to dribble...
Via Holdout Sports
May 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Adu to train with Spanish club with eye on move

Major League Soccer player Freddy Adu will train with Rayo Vallecano with an eye to joining the Spanish club. Rayo sporting director Felipe Minambres says Adu, who plays for the Philadelphia Union in the North American league, will train with Rayo for 12 days starting Friday. Adu, who has played for the United States national team, confirmed his trip to Spain through his Twitter...
Via AP on Fox
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu to train with Rayo Vallecano

Freddy Adu is set to become the latest young Major League Soccer star to head to Europe for some extra off-season training, though he will be the first to be heading to Spain to do so. Adu will be joining Spanish side Rayo Vallecano for a two-week training stint, sources told FOX Soccer on Tuesday. Adu, 22, joined the Philadelphia Union last summer, and just recently completed...
Via Fox Soccer
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

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