Alex Song

Profile Football Stars | Alex Song | Song was called-up for the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations and was the only Cameroonian named in the Team of the Tournament. Known for his colorful hair dye, Song also possesses a French passport. Song was born in Douala, Cameroon and lost his father at the age of three. Song joined the Bastia youth team in 2003-04 and became a part of the first team the following season with 31 appearances. Bastia were playing in French Ligue 1 during the time Alex Song had a stint there. Song was Noted for his high versatility  While playing for Bastia, he was selected as a part of French U-16 football team. He later chose to represent Cameroon his country of birth. During his time at Bastia, he attracted attention from numerous clubs, Including Inter , Juventus , Manchester United , Lyon, and Middlesbrough . During his time at Bastia Song made a total of 32 league appearances. Song impressed Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger as a trialist during Arsenal's p

Marco Borriello

Profile Football Stars | Marco Borriello | Borriello came up through the ranks of Milan but was transferred to Treviso on loan before having the chance to prove Himself at the club. Marco Borriello, is an Italian footballer who plays striker for Serie A club Juventus, on loan from Roma. Previously he has played for other Italian clubs, Including Milan, Sampdoria, Treviso, Reggina, Empoli, Triestina, Rome, and Genoa.

Borriello made his Serie A debut for A.C. Milan on 21 September 2002 against Perugia but failed to Establish Himself and spent much of the next few years on loan at other Serie A clubs. After only three appearances for Milan, he went on to shine for league rivals Empoli for the rest of the 2002-03 Serie A season. He returned to Milan for the 2003-04 season but played in just four games. In the 2004-05 season, he was on loan to Reggina. In the 2005-06 season he was once again sent on loan, this time to Sampdoria along with Samuele Dalla Bona Milan teammates and Ignazio Abate. Borriello left Sampdoria in January 2006 for a six-month loan stint at Treviso where he scored his then-career best of five Serie A goals. That season were relegated Treviso. Borriello was recalled to the Milan first team in the summer of 2006 after Milan striker Andriy Shevchenko star sold to Chelsea and Marcio Amoroso was released from the club.

On 21 June 2007, Borriello was sold to Genoa in a co-ownership deal with Milan, for € 8.1 million. Borriello helped Genoa Newly-Promoted Their get first win of the season, scoring his first hat-trick at the expense of Udinese. Incidentally, in the return fixture on 24 February 2008 in Udine, Borriello hit another hat-trick in a 5-3 away win, reaching 15 league goals in the process. He finished the season with 19.

Following the sale of Alberto Gilardino to Fiorentina, it was confirmed on 29 May 2008 That Borriello would return to Milan as his replacement. Shortly before the signing of Ronaldinho by Milan, Borriello's agent claimed his client Might look for playing time at a different club if the club bought another striker. After a disappointing first season, Borriello scored his first ever brace for the Rossoneri in their 2-0 win over Parma on 1 November 2009. On November 25, Borriello scored his first Champions League goal against Marseille in a match That finished 1-1. Borriello scored another brace in Milan's 5-2 defeat of former club Genoa, one of his goals being an acrobatic bicycle kick from a cross from Ronaldinho. On 21 February 2010, Borriello volley scored his fourth of the season in Milan's 2-0 win over Bari. On 11 April, he scored two second half goals to help Milan come from 2-0 down to draw against Calcio Catania. Borriello finished the season with 14 league goals in 26 appearances.

He started the first game of the season for Milan against U.S. Lecce. Total of 17 goals for Roma in 2010-11 season. Borriello also received a leaving incentive of € 275,000 from Rome, the which de facto came from the loan That income paid Juventus.  Borriello was in the squad for Euro 2008 but did not play.

Personal information
Date of birth: June 18, 1982 (age 29)
Place of birth Naples, Italy
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Striker

Club information
Current club Juventus
Number 23

Youth career
1999-2001 Treviso (loan)
senior career
years Team
2000-2007 Milan 16 (2)
2001 Triestina (loan) 9 (1)
2001-2002 Treviso (loan) 27 (12)
Empoli 2003 (loan) 11 (2)
Reggina 2004-2005 (loan) 29 (4)
2005-2006 Sampdoria (loan) 12 (2)
2006 Treviso (loan) 20 (7)
Genoa 2007-2008 35 (19)
2008-2010 Milan 38 (17)
2010-Roman 41 (11)
2012-Juventus (loan) 4 (0)

National team
2001-2003 Italy U-21 12 (6)
2008-Italy 7 (0)


     Serie A: 1
         Milan: 2003/04
     UEFA Super Cup: 1
         Milan: 2003
     UEFA Champions League: 1
         Milan: 2006/2007


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