Jakub Blaszczykowski lived in almost ten years on the right edge of the Borussia Dortmund with massive success, but before his career really took off internationally, entered the Polish star of his soccer shoes in the Polish traditionsklub Wisla Krakow.
Just Wisla is located in a whirlwind of chaos. The club has massive debt and teetering on the brink of bankruptcy. In the beginning of the 00's sat Krakow-club in Polish top football with many championships to follow, but in recent years have questionable management of the club sent them on the brink of destruction.
Long have you been trying to sell the club, and in december it seemed that there was the bite from a cambodisk actress by the name of Vanna Ly. But since the money had to be transferred for the purchase of the club, became the Shelter suddenly ill after a flight, and you lost all contact to him. The whole thing took a mysterious twist that ended up with that deal fell through.
Since there came new people, who are struggling to keep life in the River through the spring season, until there may can come a new investor can save the club.
And here comes Blaszczykowski into the picture.
'Kuba' is a national hero in Poland, which he has played 105 matches for the. Photo: AP
'Kuba', as he is called colloquially, is currently without a contract, after he last appeared for the German Wolfsburg, and now he is helping his former club.
First and foremost, he has made himself available for the Vistula through the spring, if it should succeed to keep the club alive financially. And the pole will not be paid for his services, he does quite free.
in Addition, he is the club a loan of 300,000 euros (2.2 million dollars, ed.) together with a handful of other willing people with the Vistula heart. The money must try to keep life in the things around.
Several Polish media - including Przeglad Sportowy - in recent months the graphic, how it has gone so wrong for the River, as it is. Besides questionable management, there are also accusations that the club have been used to launder millions, while the money has disappeared out of the klubkassen for a number of years. It is only now that the police have begun to look more closely at the case, which has hooligan faction Wisla Sharks in focus.
Reportedly, the group has for a longer time terrorized the employees and sat on the top records in the management.
Wisla Krakow is located within the spring season on an 8. place in the Polish league.