Facts & News

Alaa Abbas signs with Gil Vicente FC

Alaa Abbas is the new striker of Portugal Premier Division club Gil Vicente. After much negotiations the Iraqi international of 22 years old penned a two-and-a-half seasons contract with the Portuguese club. Alaa Abbas had many offers from Middle East clubs but his will to play in Portuguese football was decisive. In the season 2019/2020 played for Kuwait SC, where he was Champion of the League.

Dor Jan wears yellow jersey of Paços de Ferreira till 2023

Dor Jan is the new striker of Paços de Ferreira. In the previous 3 seasons Dor scored always over 10 goals per season with Bnei Yehuda, becoming one of the main strikers in Israel League. The 25-years-old Israeli striker signed for 3 seasons and is expected to by a big boost for the attack of the Premier Division club Paços de Ferreira.

Shahriyar Moghanlou is the new striker of CD Santa Clara

After a productive season in Iran Premier Division with 13 goals in 28 games with Paykan FC, the 1.87m striker joins Santa Clara from Portugal Premier Division on a 3 years’ deal. This is his first experience outside of Iran at 25 years old. Despite being very much wanted by the best clubs of Iranian football, decided to move to the European football pursuing the big stages.

Deni Hocko signs with Royal Excel Mouscron

The first tier Belgium club Royal Excel Mouscron signed the Montenegrin international Deni Hocko for 3 seasons. The box-to-box midfielder played the last two seasons with FC Famalicão, in Portugal, achieving a promotion to the first division in his last season. Deni Hocko is a powerful and hardworking midfielder international for all national teams of Montenegro.

Rodolfo Arruabarrena is the new manager of Al Rayyan SC

Rodolfo Arruabarena penned a one-year deal with Qatar giants Al Rayyan. The Argentinian coach is familiarized with the region, after working between 2017 and 2018 in Al Wasl SC (Dubai). In 2018 Rodolfo led Al Wasl to 2 Cup finals and was 3rd in UAE League. Rodolfo hopes that he can help the team reach its goals and fight to win all competitions in the season 2018-2019.