Don’t forget us, Carlos Tevez.

The new Argentinian forward of Juventus FC, Carlos Tevez, celebrates with supporters at the headquarters of Juventus in Turin, Italy, 26 June 2013., ANSA/ALESSANDRO DI MARCO

I vividly remember the first time I saw Carlos Tevez in action. It was the Fall of 2003 during the Intercontinental Cup final played by Boca Juniors and AC Milan (that gained access to that final defeating Juventus in the Champions League final in Manchester). I remember the commentators spending words of praise for a player that was considered a rising star of Argentinian soccer. The career of Carlos has been long and rich of both satisfactions and disappointments. When in the summer 2013 the management of Juventus signed Tevez from Manchester City, only a few, including me, saw that signing as an excellent deal. Continue reading