The New York Red Bulls have sold Panama international right-back Michael Amir Murillo to Belgian side RSC Anderlecht, the club announced on Friday. The details of the deal have not been disclosed.
"We thank Amir for his contributions to our club over the last three years," said Red Bulls sporting director Denis Hamlett. "Amir has continued to grow as a player and person since he joined us as a 20-year-old, and we wish him the best of luck in Europe."
Belgian giants Anderlecht were fined the maximum €5,000 ($5,516.00) on Tuesday for allowing Vincent Kompany to coach their team without the required diploma, the Belgian football association said.
"The club violated the regulations for a long time and despite that it being against the rules did not hesitate to publicly unveil a coach without a diploma," the association's licensing committee said in a statement.
Belgium requires the head coach at all its top-flight clubs to hold a UEFA...
MANCHESTER, England -- Vincent Kompany was forced to sit out his own testimonial because of a hamstring injury and watched form the sidelines as his Manchester City legends drew 2-2 with a Premier League All Star XI at the Etihad Stadium.
Benjani got a late equaliser for City, who gave cameos to current stars Sergio Aguero and David Silva, after former Manchester United striker Robin van Persie and Robbie Keane had scored for the All Stars to cancel out Martin Petrov's opener.