Michael Bradley

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Michael Bradley

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Today, Michael Bradley is one of the most expensive players in the North American Football; He has received recognition both at home and in Europe, where he performed in colors such clubs as ‘SC Heerenveen’, ‘Borussia M & # 246; nchengladbach’, ‘Chievo’ and ‘Roma’. The contract with the ‘Toronto FC’ Michael signed in early 2014, the year of its purchase cost the team $ 10 million.

Author: Eugene Tantsurina

Michael Bradley – American footballer who currently plays as a midfielder in the team ‘Toronto FC’ top football league and the national team of the United States. Father athlete – Bob Bradley (Bob Bradley) – runs a football coach, and for several years has coached the US national team. Today, Michael Bradley is one of the most expensive players in the North American Football; He has received recognition both at home and in Europe, where he performed in colors such clubs as ‘SC Heerenveen’, ‘Borussia M & # 246; nchengladbach’, ‘Chievo’ and ‘Roma’. The contract with the ‘Toronto FC’ Michael signed in early 2014, the year of its purchase cost the team $ 10 million. In the national team Bradley is one of the most successful players; his talent quickly made it a key player on the team, through which most of the attacks, and around which concentrates defense team; at the World Cup in Brazil Bradley helped the team get out of the group in the qualifying stage, losing only against Germany (Germany).

Michael Bradley was born on July 31, 1987, the year in Princeton, New Jersey (Princeton, New Jersey), the family of Bob Bradley, one of the most successful football coaches of America. Since childhood, Michael helped his father in training and playing with professional players top football league. Most of his childhood, Michael held in Chicago, Illinois (Chicago, Illinois), where his father worked with the team ‘Chicago Fire’. Even at school, Michael started to play as a team, and eventually was admitted to the most famous amateur club of America – ‘Sockers FC’. Due to the game Bradley team easily took place in the playoffs of the National Football Championship of 2002 and took the third place, which was one of the greatest achievements of the team over the past few years.

In 2004, Bradley joined the team of ‘New York Red Bulls’, which at that time bore the name ‘MetroStars’. Interestingly, at the same time his father held the post of head coach, but an investigation conducted by journalists to prove that he was not involved in the invitation of his son on the team. In 2006, Michael was bought by ‘SC Heerenveen’ from the Netherlands, becoming the youngest American player to win a contract with a foreign team. Most of the first season, the player has spent on the bench, but in 2007, he was finally able to show his talent: in total, he appeared on the field 57 times and scored 16 goals in the framework of the regular season and 4 – in international club competitions.

Three seasons American midfielder played in the colors of the German ‘Borussia M & # 246; nchengladbach’, and in 2011 he tried his hand in the English Premier League, speaking on loan for the team ‘Aston Villa FC’. Bradley remembered most vividly by the Italian fans: the season of 2011-2012. with ‘Chievo’ cemented his style of play and position on the field, and after two seasons in the composition of capital ‘Roma’ player was recognized the huge number of football analysts who claimed that the tactics of the game in midfield, Michael takes football to a new level. Injuries sustained on the field in the colors of the national team for some time sent him to the bench, but after a while he began to go on the field.

In January 2014, the team ‘Toronto FC’ announced the purchase of the player, the amount of transfer amounted to 10 million dollars. The team also signed a cooperation agreement, under which players from Toronto can train at the stadium of the Italian team, and ask for support from the Italian coach.

For the team of the United

US Michael began performing 17 years. In 2006, the year his father, at that time head coach, called him a part in the favorite position of attacking midfielder. Over 90 caps for Bradley scored 12 goals. In 2012, Father Michael had left the position of the coach, and he was replaced Jürgen Klinsmann (Jurgen Klinsmann), once the legendary German national team player. Despite the drastic changes in the composition, Michael Bradley was with the team; he himself, commenting on the changes, admitted that working with his father was difficult, since in addition to the team were still commitments and family.

At the World Championships in Brazil, the US team showed a very confident and was able to get out of the ‘group of death’, however, in the first game at the stage of the playoffs the Americans were defeated by the team of Belgium. On the post-match interview Bradley admitted that it was only the beginning and soon the Americans will be the usual guests of international competition.

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