COLE FOURTH IN MLS FAN VOTING
Former Arsenal and Chelsea star, Ashley Cole placed fourth in the MLS All Star Game Fan Voting. The talented defender joined the Major League Soccer this year after completing his move to the United States from AS Roma.
The former Three Lions defender left Stamford Bridge for Italy on a free transfer in 2014, struggled in Italy, but has found form in the US, ranking amongst the top talents in the league.
Dos Santos who is team mate with Cole is ranked third among the midfielders while Ashley Cole placed fourth place in the defender voting.
The MLS All Star Game Fan Voting is to name the players that will eventually make the All Star Fan XI. A total of ten players which involves a goal keeper, three defenders, four midfielders and two forwards will make the final list. The final forward position will be awarded to the winner of the AT&T/EA SPORTS “More Than a Vote” Challenge. The voting will continue till the 4th of July at 12 pm PT.
LA Galaxy captain, Robbie Keane is currently ranked third in the AT&T/EA SPORTS “More Than a Vote” Challenge behind David Villa and Toronto FC's Giovinco. The competition will award the final MLS All-Star place to the striker with the most goals in FIFA 16.
There had been talk that he would be heading back to the Premier League on loan, with many fans who used this link to get tickets for the Community Shield half-expecting him to turn out for old boss Claudio Ranieri's Leicester City, but it now looks like Cole will stay put.
He has 11 caps to his MLS career so far and has played just one CONCACAF Champions League. If you had bet on Ashley Cole using Draftkings promo code you could have got odds of 10/1.
The 35-year old is not in action for the national team currently playing at the Euro 2016 having played previous editions. Cole played in the age grade tournaments before joining the national team side in 2001. He is among the elitist players that have over 100 caps for England.