Mumbai: Indian Super League (ISL) authorization Mumbai City FC on Thursday sealed Haitian defender Frantz Bertin, French striker Frederic Piquionne and Spanish defender Cristian Bustos for a second deteriorate of a football tournament.
Bustos played for RCD Mallorca as a defensive midfielder. He will be a club’s rebellious centre midfielder whose participation will give Mumbai City FC most indispensable edge.
“I am vehement for a event to play outward of Spain for a initial time in my career. we feel we will be a widespread force in a center of a margin for Mumbai City FC,” pronounced Bustos.
Piquionne plays for Martinique and represented them in a 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup and was partial of a 2012 Caribbean Cup squad. He has also represented France in a accessible opposite Austria in 2007. He had final played as a brazen for US Creteil in Ligue 2.
He has also played for countless clubs like Golden Star of Martinique, Nîmes Olympique, Rennes, AS Saint-Etienne, AS Monaco, Lyon, Portsmouth, West Ham United, Doncaster Rovers and Portland Timbers.
“I have listened of a fad entrance from a ISL and of Mumbai City FC in sold and demeanour brazen to bringing success to a team,” pronounced a Frenchman.
Bertin plays for Greek bar Aiginiakos F.C. Born in Paris, he started his career with FC Red Star Saint-Ouen and finished his arrangement in Italy with Juventus FC. In 2003, Bertin changed teams and countries, signing adult for Racing de Santander in Spain.
During his two-year army with a Cantabrian club, he played especially with a pot though still contributed with 15 games (13 starts) in a 2004-05 season. He continued personification for CD Tenerife in second multiplication and Atlético Madrid B and Benidorm CF in a third.
In 2008, he assimilated FC Luzern in a Swiss Super League though left in a following send window, signing with OFI Crete in Greece. Bertin afterwards assimilated Veria F.C. until a finish of a season. He done his Super fasten entrance in an divided win opposite Skoda Xanthi FC. He represented Haiti during a 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup in a United States and done his general entrance in a inhabitant team’s final organisation theatre diversion opposite Canada.
“After consulting with family and tighten friends within several leagues, we felt that fasten a ISL would be a best preference to assistance me swell in my career, both on and off a field. we am really vehement to get a possibility to work with Nicolas Anelka as well,” Bertin said.
In ISL 2015, Mumbai City FC, coached by marquee manager and actor Anelka, start their debate opposite FC Pune City on Oct 5.