Well then, hello Mr. July! This is from a calendar called Gods of the Stadium. I’ll take two, please! A French-born center back of Moroccan descent, Adil played for Lille from 2007 – January 2011. He signed a contract then for Valencia and was immediately loaned back to Lille so he could finish out the season. Lille won the league and cup double. He passed his medical on June 13, so we’ll see him playing in La Liga this season! His nickname is Shrek but as he is neither green nor ogre-ish (or resembling Wayne Rooney), I have no idea how the hell he got that moniker. Anyone out there know? Adil joined the French National Team in 2010 and has made 11 appearances thus far.
June 20, 2012
[...] You don’t have to look too far. When Adil was the Daily Drool last July, we used the photo from this [...]