Football News

Former Premier League star Yossi Benayoun set for MLS switch


Former Premier League star Yossi Benayoun set for MLS switch

Former Premier League midfielder Yossi Benayoun has revealed that he could join the likes Thierry Henry and Robbie Keane in the MLS in the upcoming season.

Israel International Benayoun, is currently a free agent having been released by Chelsea earlier this summer. The 33-year-old, who has also had spells at Arsenal, Liverpool, and West Ham United , said that he received offers from many clubs across Europe but admitted that he could be tempted by the prospect of crossing the Atlantic and plying his trade out in the MLS. 


He told FIFA.com: "I've had approaches from teams in Europe and the United States. MLS could be an interesting experience. "[I have] enough energy left to carry on playing at the top level and help the national team to rise to the next challenge