Newcastle United are looking over yet another player today, as they take another defender on trial at the club.
Ahmed-Reda Madouni – 28 year-old 6’3″ Algerian defender
He is former Borussia Dortmund defender Ahmed-Reda Madouni.
The 6’3″ 28 year-old Algerian has played for Montpellier HSC (48 times, one goal), Borussia Dortmund (77 times, 3 goals), Bayer Leverkson (37 times, 3 goals) and is now playing at Al-Gharafa, a Qatari football club from Doha. where he has appeared 18 times.
The defender has apparently started a trial with Newcastle at the club’s Benton training headquarters.
Another player from the German League, Peter Lovenkrands of Schalke 04, we found out today will be given a contract through the end of the season by Newcastle, and then the club asses his situation further in the summer, depending how well Peter plays.
Ahmed-Reda Madouni has played for the last two seasons on a lucrative deal with Al-Gharafa, but started his career in 1996 at Montpellier.
He has played twice for the Algerian natioanl side, and that’s about all we know about the player.