Veron (41), football boots on again and signs with Estudiantes
Juan Sebastian Veron is two and a half years after he stopped again to play football. The 73-times Argentinian international has Wednesday for one and a half years, signed with Estudiantes de la Plata.
The 41-year-old Veron is also chairman of the club that leads to the highest level in Argentina. His return is the result of a promise to the fans. Veron said that he put his football boots back on would draw if 65 percent of the new stadium occupied. That’s what happened.
The midfielder, who in Europe was released for Sampdoria, Parma, Lazio, Manchester United, Chelsea and Internazionale, will not earn on its return. He is going to play for a minimum wage, and donates that to charity.
On 8 January, Veron, probably his unofficial comeback in a practice game against Bayer Leverkusen. He says for the past few weeks in training.
#EDLP ????️ Estadio | Verón firmó contrato con @SportClub_Gym que aportará dinero para culminar el @EstadioHirschi…. https://t.co/CxvhRFwegD
Time of placing
21:28 – december 27, 2016
22 years ago, in 1994, debuted Veron all in the national team. He was active on the world cup of 1998, 2002 and 2010. In 2006 he was passed over by then-coach José Pekerman. Veron was that year with Internazionale but the champion of Italy.
Two months ago, took out Veron on the news because he is a so-called ‘vredeswedstrijd’ in Rome, almost on the fist went with Diego Maradona.
Veron and Maradona arguing with benefietduel