Second division 1. FC Köln assumes the correct order in the obligations of goalkeeper Anthony Modeste. "After the information and reviews from our lawyers and lawyers, which we have received, he has been effectively terminated," Cologne CEO Alexander Wehrle said and also announced to apply for the right to play in the FIFA World Federation. It is assumed that "Tony gets timely permission for the game," Wehrle said.
Modeste has terminated the 2020 contract with China's first Tianjin Quanjian division for open salary payments. For Tianjin but this problem seems to be unfinished: The club wants to move according to the club issued by the statement of the sports club "Titan Sports" before the Cas Cas International Court to protect its interests.
On Saturday night, 1. FC Köln has announced the return of Modestes as part of the gala for the 70th anniversary of the three-time German champions. The 30-year-old Frenchman signed a contract until 2023. Modeste has moved to China in 2017 with a transfer fee of 30 to 35 million euros.
In the summer of 2018, the transfer of other soccer players from clubs from Tianjin to Germany has caused problems. The transfer of Axel Witsel to Borussia Dortmund was preceded by a different view on the validity of the opt-out clause. This allows the 29-year-old defensive midfielder in the opinion of Dortmund, to dissolve his actual contract dated 2019 a year earlier. Also in this case, Tianjin has announced a lawsuit, in the end, the player landed in Dortmund.