Officially. Odil Ahmedov signed a contract with Shanghai SIPG
Finally, transfer speculations of Uzbekistan National Team captain, Odil Ahmedov ended after he has signed a contract with Hong Kong’s Shanghai SIPG.
Although SPORTS.uz Information Portal has already revealed there was a contract inked by both sides, neither Shanghai SIPG nor Odil Ahmedov announced the transfer news officially.
A couple of minutes ago, Odil Ahmedov’s former club, FC Krasnodar officially announced that the footballer had become the member of Shanghai SIPG.
“Odil Akhmedov was a really helpful player for FC Krasnodar and became a part of our club” reported in FC Krasnodar’s official website.
“He contributed to our success a lot in every single match in not only Russian Premier League but also European League. Our club members and our lovely fans always respect Uzbekistan International Odil Ahmedov. All the best wishes to him”
FC Krasnodar earned about eight million US dollars from this successful signing of Odil Ahmedov. Uzbekistan’s key player will start the next season with Oscar and Hulk in the same team in Chinese Super League.