The Turkish first division Sivasspor has Monday announced an agreement with the Brazilian Robinho. The attacker was press conference since his contract with Atlético Meinro on 1 January expired. Last autumn was Robinho for a Italian judge still convicted for a gang rape.
“Robinho will be Tuesday in Sivas arrive and sign a contract”, he left the club on its website to know. According to Turkish media, the now 33-year-old Brazilian a contract for a half season draw.
For Robinho is Sivasspor a new chapter in his dwindling career. After his breakthrough at Santos (2002-2005) followed passages at Real Madrid (2005-2008), Manchester City (2008-2010), AC Milan (2010-2014), Guangzhou Evergrande (2015) and Atlético Mineiro (2016-2017). In between, he also two times (2010 and 2014-2015) back to Santos.
At the end of november was Robinho by an Italian court to nine years in prison convicted for a gang rape, which dated from 2013, the period in which he was at Milan played. The Brazilian calls still innocent and went in appeal.
Sivasspor after 18 days on the eighth place in the Turkish Süper Lig. The club counts with Zoro Cyriac (former Standard and Anderlecht) and Arouna Koné (ex-Lierse) two old acquaintances of the Jupiler Pro League in his team.