Previous
MLS All-Stars
Tottenham Hotspur
1:00 AM UTC
Game Details
Manchester United
Paris Saint-Germain
0
0
LIVE 12'
Game Details
U.A.N.L
River Plate
0
0
LIVE 20'
Leg 1
Game Details
Rapid Vienna
Ajax Amsterdam
2
2
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Celtic
FK Qarabag
1
0
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
York City
Newcastle United
2
1
FT
Game Details
Jablonec
FC Copenhagen
0
1
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Next

Sergio Markarian quits as Greece coach

Greece
Read
ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Adrian Mutu banned for Mr Bean prank

Adrian Mutu has been banned from playing for the Romanian national side ever again after comparing coach Victor Piturca to Mr Bean.

Adrian Mutu posted this digitally altered image of coach Victor Piturca on his Facebook page.
Adrian Mutu posted this digitally altered image of coach Victor Piturca on his Facebook page.

Former Chelsea striker Mutu felt the wrath of the Romanian FA after he posted a photo on his official Facebook page, which depicted Piturca as the popular British television character played by Rowan Atkinson.

However, the authorities caught wind of Mutu's actions -- posted after he was left out of the squad for the World Cup qualifying match with Greece -- and, according to reports in the Metro, informed the player via a letter that he would not be considered for national selection again.

Mutu, 34, currently plays for French side Ajaccio in Ligue 1. The offending photo has since been removed from the site.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.