There was a time, roughly ten years back, when a 14 year old named Freddy Adu graced the nation with a contract at DC United. Adu was living out the dream of every young footballer. He became an instant star after appearing ... Read More
Freddy AduIn the latest chapter of what will surely be a great (and very long) documentary one day, Freddy Adu has signed with Serbian club FK Jagodina — his 10th club in as many years after making his MLS debut at just 14 years old.Adu, who turned 25 last month, started his career with DC United and won the MLS Cup in his first season amidst overwhelming and ultimately unfair...
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...
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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...
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
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...
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...
ON THE MOVE
Is Freddy Adu headed to play in Brazil? After playing for the Philadelphia Union, the 23-year-old could be headed to South America.
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
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...