Distin turned down Guadeloupe
July 6, 2011
Distin was approached by representatives from the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe - his father's birthplace - asking him to play in the CONCACAF Gold Cup in the United States. However, although the French-born defender was tempted by the idea he was concerned how it may impact on life at club level.
"It was tough. I am 33 now so it made ...