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Ex-FC Twente-defender Gone (35) terminates special career

Former FC Twente defender Jos was Gone Sunday a point behind his career. The 35-year-old Drent was last in action for the Us Orange County.

The extraordinary career of Gone started at sc Heerenveen, after which he to PEC Zwolle in the county. Furthermore he played for Celtic, FC Copenhagen and Southampton, and he was also active in countries such as Austria, Finland and Sweden.

Gone in both Finland (2008 with Inter Turku), Sweden (2009 AIK) and Denmark (2011 with FC Copenhagen) champion. Mark van Bommel, Wesley Sneijder and Arjen Robben are the only people who are in more countries (four) the title clinched.

In England Gone on behalf of Southampton to 28 matches in the Premier League. He played as a defender is good for nine goals.

Passport Jos Was Gone

  • 2002-2005: sc Heerenveen
  • 2005-2006: PEC Zwolle
  • 2006-2007: Kapfenberger SV
  • 2007-2008: Inter Turku
  • 2009-2010: Celtic
  • 2011-2012: FC Copenhagen
  • 2012-2015: Southampton
  • 2014-2015: Norwich City
  • 2015-2015: Milwall
  • 2015-2017: AIK
  • 2017-2018: FC Twente
  • 2018-2018: Orange County

Gone was the degradation of FC Twente with

Gone played since January 2017, a year and a half for FC Twente and made – predominantly as a substitute – part of the team that last season from the Premier league were relegated.

The defender left last summer to the United States, where he stayed until seventeen official duels came on behalf of Orange County, which opens on the second level.

“My life has been enriched by the football”, writes Gone on Instagram. “I’m a fan of most of the clubs where I have played. I had no more to wish for. To all youngsters: enjoy every minute, for you know it is ready and you write this on Instagram.”

Jos was Gone as a player of the Swedish AIK. (Photo: ProShots)

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