Carlos Tevez http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/37130/all en Football: Tevez out to win back City fans http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/football-tevez-out-win-back-city-fans <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Carlos Tevez is determined to win back the hearts of Manchester City fans who still resent the way he walked out on the club last season.</p> <p>Tevez, 29, returned home to Argentina to be with his family for several months after slapping in a transfer request and only returned when it was clear there were no bidders for his services.</p> <p>But he claims he is a changed man, now that his wife and children are back in England with him and he has worked his way back into contention for a regular first team place.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/football-tevez-out-win-back-city-fans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tévez Carlos Tevez Football in the United Kingdom AFP Sun, 03 Mar 2013 13:15:46 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5772077 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Tevez earns Man City 1-0 victory at Aston Villa http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/soccer-tevez-earns-man-city-1-0-victory-at-aston-villa <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Manchester City trimmed Manchester United's Premier League lead to 12 points after Carlos Tevez pounced to earn the champions a 1-0 victory at struggling Aston Villa on Monday.</p> <p>The Argentine produced a cool finish to punish a defensive mistake just before halftime and though not playing at full throttle City were rarely troubled as they claimed a victory that left Villa in the bottom three.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/soccer-tevez-earns-man-city-1-0-victory-at-aston-villa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tevez Football in England Football in the United Kingdom Thomson Reuters Mon, 04 Mar 2013 22:15:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5773288 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Soccer-Tevez earns Man City 1-0 victory at Aston Villa http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/update-1-soccer-tevez-earns-man-city-1-0-victory-at-aston-villa <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Tevez seals City win</p> <p>* Villa stay in bottom three (Adds quotes)</p> <p>LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Manchester City trimmed Manchester United's Premier League lead to 12 points after Carlos Tevez pounced to earn the champions a 1-0 victory at struggling Aston Villa on Monday.</p> <p>The Argentine produced a cool finish to punish a defensive mistake just before halftime and though not playing at full throttle City were rarely troubled as they claimed a victory that left Villa in the bottom three.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130304/update-1-soccer-tevez-earns-man-city-1-0-victory-at-aston-villa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tevez Football in England Football in the United Kingdom Thomson Reuters Mon, 04 Mar 2013 23:00:30 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5773332 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Tevez arrested after driving while disqualified - reports http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/soccer-tevez-arrested-after-driving-while-disqualified-reports <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MANCHESTER, March 8 (Reuters) - Argentina striker Carlos Tevez has been arrested for allegedly driving while disqualified and if he is charged and found guilty he could be sentenced to up to six months in prison, according to British media reports.</p> <p>The 29-year-old Manchester City player, who was banned from driving in January, was stopped by police driving in Macclesfield near Manchester on Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/soccer-tevez-arrested-after-driving-while-disqualified-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carlos Tevez Cheshire Counties of England Geography of England Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 13:30:07 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5777126 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Tevez in top gear as City rout Barnsley http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/football-tevez-top-gear-city-rout-barnsley <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Carlos Tevez, arrested over a driving offence this week, scored his fifth Manchester City hat-trick and created two other goals as his side won their FA Cup quarter-final with Barnsley 5-0 on Saturday.</p> <p>The controversial Argentinian forward was stopped by police on Thursday and arrested on suspicion of driving while disqualified, an offence which carries a maximum six-month prison sentence.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/football-tevez-top-gear-city-rout-barnsley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tevez Football in England Football in the United Kingdom War AFP Sat, 09 Mar 2013 20:00:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5778367 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Tevez charged over driving offences http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130313/football-tevez-charged-over-driving-offences <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has been charged with driving while disqualified and driving without insurance, British police said on Wednesday.</p> <p>The 29-year-old Argentina international was arrested on Thursday last week near his home in the north-west English county of Cheshire.</p> <p>He has been bailed to appear before magistrates on April 3.</p> <p>thw/as</p> Association football Carlos Tevez AFP Wed, 13 Mar 2013 18:18:59 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5782522 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Tevez charged over driving offences http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130313/football-tevez-charged-over-driving-offences-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has been charged with driving while disqualified and driving without insurance, British police said on Wednesday.</p> <p>The 29-year-old Argentina international was arrested on Thursday last week near his home in the north-west English county of Cheshire.</p> <p>"Cheshire Constabulary has charged a 29-year-old man from Alderley Edge with offences of driving while disqualified and driving without insurance," read a statement from police.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130313/football-tevez-charged-over-driving-offences-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carlos Tevez Criminal law Local government in England Local government in the United Kingdom AFP Wed, 13 Mar 2013 18:32:47 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5782549 at http://www.globalpost.com Tevez charged with driving while disqualified - Sky http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/tevez-charged-driving-while-disqualified-sky <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City's Carlos Tevez has been charged with driving while disqualified and without insurance, Sky News reported on Wednesday.</p> <p>The Argentina striker was arrested last week and released on police bail.</p> <p>The 29-year-old Tevez, who was banned from driving in January, was stopped by police driving in Macclesfield near Manchester last Thursday.</p> <p>He was formally charged on Wednesday and will appear at Macclesfield Magistrates' Court on April 3.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/tevez-charged-driving-while-disqualified-sky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tévez Carlos Tevez Criminal law Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Mar 2013 19:01:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5782561 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Tevez admits driving offences http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130403/football-tevez-admits-driving-offences <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez pleaded guilty to driving while disqualified and driving without insurance at a court appearance on Wednesday.</p> <p>The Argentina forward admitted the motoring offences at Macclesfield Magistrates' Court, near Manchester in northwest England.</p> <p>Speaking in Spanish, the 29-year-old pleaded guilty through an interpreter.</p> <p>The court heard that the City forward had not yet obtained a British driving licence, partly because he struggled to understand the theory exam conducted in English.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130403/football-tevez-admits-driving-offences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tevez AFP Wed, 03 Apr 2013 11:00:16 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5800111 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Guilty Tevez sentenced to community service http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130403/football-guilty-tevez-sentenced-community-service <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez was sentenced to perform 250 hours of community service after pleading guilty Wednesday to two motoring offences.</p> <p>The Argentina forward was also handed another six-month driving ban and a £1,000 ($1,500, 1,175 euro) fine at Macclesfield Magistrates' Court, near Manchester in northwest England.</p> <p>Speaking in Spanish, the 29-year-old pleaded guilty through an interpreter to one count each of driving while disqualified and driving without insurance.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130403/football-guilty-tevez-sentenced-community-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tévez Carlos Tevez Football in the United Kingdom AFP Wed, 03 Apr 2013 11:45:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5800138 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Guilty Tevez sentenced to community service http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130403/football-guilty-tevez-sentenced-community-service-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez avoided jail but was sentenced to perform 250 hours of community service after pleading guilty Wednesday to two motoring offences.</p> <p>The Argentina forward was also handed a six-month driving ban and ordered to pay £1,145 ($1,735, 1,350 euros) in fines and court costs at Macclesfield Magistrates' Court, near Manchester in northwest England.</p> <p>He must do his community service within the next 12 months and his driving ban starts immediately.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130403/football-guilty-tevez-sentenced-community-service-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tévez Carlos Tevez AFP Wed, 03 Apr 2013 14:15:58 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5800224 at http://www.globalpost.com Football:Tevez set to join Juventus from Manchester City http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130625/footballtevez-set-join-juventus-manchester-city <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Argentinian international striker Carlos Tevez looks poised to end his roller coaster stay at English Premier League side Manchester City by joining Italian champions Juventus, the Press Association reported on Tuesday.</p> <p>The 29-year-old, who joined City from bitter Manchester rivals United in 2009, will undergo a medical on Wednesday, although he has yet to agree personal terms on a deal which could cost the Turin club up to £13.5million (16 million euros).</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130625/footballtevez-set-join-juventus-manchester-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tevez Football in Italy Football in the United Kingdom AFP Tue, 25 Jun 2013 23:04:23 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5867518 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Court clears Tevez to focus on Juve http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130710/football-court-clears-tevez-focus-juve <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Juventus striker Carlos Tevez has been cleared to start the season with the Italian club after the former Manchester City star had his Community Service Order rescinded on Wednesday.</p> <p>When Tevez agreed to join Juve earlier in the close season, the Argentine still had to complete the majority of his 250 hours of unpaid work, imposed by Macclesfield Magistrates' Court as punishment for a string of driving offences earlier this year.</p> <p>However, the terms have now changed, meaning Tevez will pay a fine instead of fulfilling the order, allowing him to continue his career with Juve.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130710/football-court-clears-tevez-focus-juve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tevez Football in Italy Sports AFP Wed, 10 Jul 2013 15:32:19 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5880424 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Snubbed Tevez switches off World Cup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140611/football-snubbed-tevez-switches-world-cup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Carlos Tevez has admitted he is still suffering after being overlooked by Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella for the World Cup and intends to ignore the four-week long tournament.</p> <p>The 30-year-old was discarded from the Argentine set-up after missing a penalty in his country's quarter-final Copa America exit at the hands of eventual winners Uruguay three years ago.</p> <p>And he said he won't even be watching when the World Cup kicks-off with hosts Brazil playing Croatia on Thursday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140611/football-snubbed-tevez-switches-world-cup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Carlos Tevez FIFA World Cup Football in Argentina AFP Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:37:52 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6173498 at http://www.globalpost.com Football star Tevez's father kidnapped in Argentina http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140729/football-star-tevezs-father-kidnapped-argentina <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The father of Argentine football star Carlos Tevez was kidnapped Tuesday in the outskirts of Buenos Aires, local media reports said.</p> <p>Local media reported that Juventus forward was flying home from Italy in response to the situation.</p> <p>Police sources cited in the reports said the kidnappers have demanded money from the family for the release of Segundo Tevez.</p> <p>"The family is concerned. We have to wait now to see how events unfold," Gustavo Galasso, a lawyer for the family, told reporters outside their home in Villa Devoto.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140729/football-star-tevezs-father-kidnapped-argentina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Buenos Aires Carlos Tévez Carlos Tevez AFP Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:13:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6218207 at http://www.globalpost.com