|Full name||Amdy Moustapha Faye|
|Date of birth||March 12, 1977|
|Place of birth||Dakar, Senegal|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1. Events 538 - Witiges, king of the Ostrogoths ends his siege of Rome and retreats to Ravenna, leaving Also 1977 (album by Ash. Year 1977 ( MCMLXXVII) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link displays For the Dakar Rally see Dakar Rally. For the Israeli submarine see INS Dakar. Senegal (le Sénégal officially the Republic of Senegal, is a country south of the Sénégal River in western Africa. 83 m)|
|Current club||Charlton Athletic|
→ Rangers (loan)
1 Senior club appearances and goals
Amdy Moustapha Faye (also incorrectly known as Amady Faye, born 12 March 1977 in Dakar, Senegal) is a Senegalese football player. Events 538 - Witiges, king of the Ostrogoths ends his siege of Rome and retreats to Ravenna, leaving Also 1977 (album by Ash. Year 1977 ( MCMLXXVII) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link displays For the Dakar Rally see Dakar Rally. For the Israeli submarine see INS Dakar. Senegal (le Sénégal officially the Republic of Senegal, is a country south of the Sénégal River in western Africa. Senegal (le Sénégal officially the Republic of Senegal, is a country south of the Sénégal River in western Africa. Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a Team sport played between two teams of eleven players and is widely considered He currently plays as a defensive midfielder for Charlton Athletic. Charlton Athletic Football Club (also known as The Addicks) is a professional football club based in Charlton, in the London Borough of
Faye began his career at French Ligue 1 club AS Monaco FC, and then had spells with ES Frejus and AJ Auxerre. Current Teams (2008-2009 Ligue 1 teams in European competitions The original European Cup of 1955-56 featured Real Madrid against Stade The Association Sportive de Monaco Football Club is a Monegasque football club founded in 1919 Etoile Sportive Fréjusienne or ES Fréjus is a French Association football team founded in 1938. Association de la Jeunesse Auxerroise, or AJ Auxerre, is a French football team founded in 1905 playing in the town of Auxerre in He played for Senegal at the 2002 FIFA World Cup, before transferring to Portsmouth for £1. The Senegal national football team, nicknamed the Lions of Teranga, is the national team of Senegal and is controlled by the Fédération Sénégalaise de The 2002 FIFA World Cup, the 17th staging of the World Cup, was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. Portsmouth Football Club is an English football club based in the south coast city of Portsmouth. 5 million in August 2003. 
He made his debut for Portsmouth in a 2-1 home win over Aston Villa. However, a knee injury picked up at the end of October threatened to rule him out for five months of the 2003-04 season. He returned in December, but after just three games suffered a relapse and was out until the end of January. Due to the injury, Faye was not selected by Senegal for the 2004 African Nations Cup but he made 31 appearances for Pompey in his debut campaign. The 2004 African Cup of Nations was the 24th edition of the African Cup of Nations, the Soccer championship of Africa ( CAF) Since recovering from injury he has reclaimed his place as a regular in the Senegalese national team.
On 8 August 2006, after one-and-a-half seasons in the Northeast, he completed a move to Charlton Athletic. Events 1220 - Sweden is defeated by Estonian tribes in the Battle of Lihula. Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. Charlton Athletic Football Club (also known as The Addicks) is a professional football club based in Charlton, in the London Borough of  He scored his first goal since he moved to English football in 2003, against ironically, his former club Portsmouth on 20 January 2007. Events 250 - Emperor Decius begins a widespread persecution of Christians in Rome. Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century.
Faye then moved to Scotland, joining Rangers on a season-long loan in August 2007. Rangers Football Club are an Association football team based in Glasgow Scotland, who currently play in the Scottish Premier League.  He made his Rangers debut against Hearts on 15 September 2007. Heart of Midlothian FC (most commonly referred to as Hearts) is a football club from Edinburgh, Scotland who play in the Scottish Events 668 - Eastern Roman Emperor Constans II is assassinated in his bath at Syracuse Italy. Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century.
On 15 January 2008 it was reported that Faye had joined Blackburn Rovers for a training spell with a view to a move to the club. Events 588 BC - Nebuchadrezzar II of Babylon lays siege to Jerusalem under Zedekiah 's reign 2008 ( MMVIII) is the current year in accordance with the Gregorian calendar, a Leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common Blackburn Rovers Football Club is an English Premier League football club based in the town of Blackburn, Lancashire.  The move did not progress, because if he had joined Rovers he would have played for three teams in one season, which is against FIFA rules. The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (French for International Federation of Association Football)  He returned to Charlton in the summer of 2008 after playing six games in total for Rangers.
Faye was arrested by City of London Police on 28 November 2007 along with Harry Redknapp, Milan Mandaric, Peter Storrie and Willie McKay over allegations of corruption. The City of London Police is the Home Office Police force responsible for the City of London in England, including the Middle For the town in Argentina, see 28 de Noviembre. Events Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. Henry James "Harry" Redknapp (born 2 March 1947 is an English former footballer who has had a long career in football management and is the current Milan Mandarić (Милан Мандарић is a Serbian business tycoon who has owned a string of successful businesses and football clubs including Portsmouth Peter Storrie is a Director and the Chief Executive Officer of English Premier League team Portsmouth F Willie McKay is a Scottish Football agent based in Monaco. He is the agent of many top-level footballers mainly based in England and France 
His transfer from Portsmouth to Newcastle United in January 2005 was one of those about which the Stevens inquiry report in June 2007 expressed concerns:
“There remains inconsistencies in evidence provided by Graeme Souness - a former manager of the club - and Kenneth Shepherd - apparently acting in an undefined role but not as a club official - as to their respective roles in transfer negotiations. In 2006, several allegations were made of corruption in English football by sources inside and outside of the game Graeme James Souness (ˈsuːnɨs (born 6 May, 1953 in Edinburgh) is a Scottish former professional football player and manager ”
“The inquiry is still awaiting clarification from agent Willie McKay”. Willie McKay is a Scottish Football agent based in Monaco. He is the agent of many top-level footballers mainly based in England and France 
However, the Stevens enquiry later issued two clarifications. It said of Souness: "We wish to make it clear that inconsistencies did not exist within the evidence given by Graeme Souness to Quest concerning his role in transfers covered by the Inquiry during his time as manager of Newcastle United FC and neither the Premier League nor do Quest have any concerns in this regard".  Then, on 7 November 2007, Quest issued the following statement about McKay: "Further to the key findings from the final Quest report published on 15 June 2007 by the Premier League, Quest would like to emphasise that, in that report, it was clear that no evidence of irregular payments was found in the transfers in the inquiry period which involved the agent Willie McKay. Events 1492 - The Ensisheim Meteorite the oldest Meteorite with a known date of impact strikes the Earth around noon in a Wheat Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. Quest would also like to thank Mr McKay for his cooperation with the inquiry. "