QPR are set to lose experienced defender Ryan Nelsen earlier than they had hoped after MLS club Toronto FC announced he will join them as head coach from 1 February.
Queen's Park Rangers defender Ryan Nelsen has been appointed as the new head coach of Major League Soccer side Toronto FC, however the 35-year-old remains a player for the London club for the time being.
It's Sunday, so that can only mean one thing - time for FIFA.com to look ahead to another week of footballing birthdays. This week includes, Mesut Ozil, Sebastian Abreu and Ryan Nelsen.
Ryan Nelsen is looking forward to the season ahead after with the prospect of being reunited with former coach Mark Hughes at Queens Park Rangers and leading out New Zealand at the London 2012 Olympics.
Former England striker Andrew Johnson and Kiwi defender Ryan Nelsen have joined Queens Park Rangers on free transfers.
After a long wait, FIFA World Cup™ qualifying returns to the Pacific with the football obsessed Solomon Islands set to host the eight-nation tournament commencing on Friday.