Gledson Defender

Born04/09/1979 - Natal
Height 6'2" Weight 15.1st
HonoursNone
ClubsFSV Frankfurt

Gledson headlines

  • Early onslaught left Japan with no way back

    When your game is built on possession and suffocating the opposition, the last thing you want to do is concede an early goal -- let alone four inside the first 16 minutes as Japan did in the Women's World Cup final on Sunday. Frozen by stage fright and overwhelmed by a fired-up United States side, Japan were never in the contest once they fell behind and eventually handed over the title they had ...

  • Soccer-FIFA officials booed before World Cup trophy ceremony

    FIFA officials were booed by the crowd before the trophy presentation at the Women's World Cup final which was won 5-2 by the United States against Japan. Despite FIFA president Sepp Blatter staying away from Canada during the tournament and choosing, for the first time, not to present the trophy, the largely American crowd made clear their feelings about the scandal-hit governing body. The ...