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Carlos Tevez factfile

20 Dec 2010 19:19:15

| Submit Comments| Printable Version1/1Play SlideshowClose MapCarlos Tevez in action earlier this season against Arsenal1984 - Born February 5 in Buenos Aires. 2001 - Makes first-team debut for Boca Juniors. 2003 - Wins two Argentinian titles, two Libertadores Cup titles and the World Club Championship with Boca. 2004 - Joins Brazilian side Corinthians in an USD18million deal, a record between South American clubs. The deal is financed by Media Sports Investments, a group of investors headed by Kia Joorabchian who also own a controlling stake in Corinthians. 2005 - Helps Corinthians to the Brazilian title and named the competition's best player. 2006 - August: Joins West Ham along with Corinthians team-mate Javier Mascherano.September: Hammers deny they are contractually obliged to play Tevez and Mascherano in every game. 2007 - March: West Ham are charged by the Premier League for breaching their rules in relation to the signings of Tevez and Mascherano.April 27: West Ham are fined £5.5million but spared a points deduction after pleading guilty. The verdict also rules "the registration of Carlos Tevez can be terminated by the FA Premier League", but Tevez is later cleared to play on for the Hammers.May 13: Scores the winning goal in 1-0 victory at Manchester United which ensures West Ham avoid relegation.July 24: FIFA recommend the Tevez case to be referred to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after deciding not to become involved. However, Joorabchian opts to issue High Court proceedings against West Ham.August 3: West Ham confirm they have reached a £2million settlement with Tevez's representatives which will allow the Argentinian to leave the club for Manchester United shortly.August 10: Transfer to Old Trafford is confirmed. 2008 - Wins the Barclays Premier League for the first time with United.May 21: Scores opening spot-kick in United's 6-5 penalty shoot-out victory against Chelsea in the final of the Champions League in Moscow. 2009 - Wins his second Barclays Premier League title with United following a 0-0 draw with Arsenal.May 17: Accuses United of showing him a lack of respect and states his desire to leave Old Trafford.July 13: Manchester City confirm they have agreed a deal with Tevez.August 27: Claims he left United because he was not shown "enough respect". 2010 - January 21: Re-ignites his feud with former United team-mate Gary Neville, describing him as a "boot-licker" and an "idiot" on Argentinian radio.April 13: Questions the training methods of Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini in a newspaper interview.April 30: Mancini publicly tells Tevez he can leave in the summer if he is not happy at the club.December 7: Claims he is happy at City despite missing his children.December 11: Reports he has handed in a written transfer request are confirmed.December 12: City reveal they have rejected a written transfer request from Tevez.December 20: City announce Tevez has withdrawn his transfer request after clear-the-air talks and expressed his "absolute commitment" to the club. | Submit Comments| Printable VersionAdd A CommentEnter your comments:Sending HotelsHolidaysMotorsShoppingDatingWhat's OnJobsHomesmineOffers Business Finder Please enter a Business and Location. NewsletterGet the latest news straight to your inbox.


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