Al-Nassr announced the signing of the 30-year-old midfielder on Monday. Brozovic was last under contract with Inter Milan, according to media reports, the Champions League finalist received a fee of around 18 million euros.
The player himself should get more than 75 million euros in the three-year contract period. “Everyone wanted him. He just wanted to join us,” wrote the Saudi Arabian Pro League club, where the Portuguese Ronaldo has been chasing goals since the beginning of the year.
Since Ronaldo’s move to the UK, other stars have also signed contracts in the still insignificant league. France’s Karim Benzema and N’Golo Kanté joined Al-Ittihad, while the club also announced the departure of Portuguese winger Jota from Celtic Glasgow on Monday night. There was speculation about a transfer fee of almost 30 million euros. Kalidou Koulibaly from Senegal will wear the jersey of Al-Hilal from now on. Liverpool icon Steven Gerrard will also become manager at Al-Ettifaq, the club announced early Monday evening.