Tianjin Quanjian have announced the signing of Belgian Axel Witsel 27, from Zenit St Petersburg.
Witsel was on the verge of joining Juventus in the summer before the deal collapsed on the last minute. 72 palabras más
BEIJING (AP) Belgium midfielder Axel Witsel has become the latest Europe-based player to move to the Chinese Super League.
Zenit St. Petersburg said Wednesday in a statement that the 27-year-old Witsel will join Tianjin Quanjian, a club recently promoted to China’s top league and coached by former Italy captain Fabio Cannavaro. 210 palabras más
Belgium midfielder Axel Witsel has joined Chinese side Tianjin Quanjian from Zenit St Petersburg, the Russian club have confirmed.
The 27-year-old, said to be a target for Juventus with his Zenit contract due to expire in the summer, has agreed a reported £15.3 million annual salary. 77 palabras más
Veteran midfielder Axel Witsel nearly joined Juventus this past summer, but the deal fell through when his current club Zenit St. Petersburg yanked the deal at the last moment. 262 palabras más
Belgium’s midfielder Axel Witsel celebrates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 group E football match between Belgium and Ireland at the Matmut Atlantique stadium in Bordeaux on June 18, 2016. 1.523 palabras más