Goal: “Zenith” agreed to trade two players of the club “Corinthians”.
MOSCOW, December 25 – RIA Novosti. Petersburg “Zenith” and Brazilian “Corinthians” have agreed on the repayment of the transfer of the “blue-white-blue” football player Yuri Alberto, who was hired by the club from Sao Paulo, informs gol.com.
According to the source, Zenit will replace Alberto with two players of the Corinthians club – midfielder Du Queiroz and defender Robert Renan, and the Brazilian club will also pay Zenit more monetary compensation.
Petersburg club on loan this season, Corinthians players goalkeeper Ivan Quaresma and midfielder Gustavo Mantuan’s future remains uncertain. Earlier, it was reported that “Zenith” plans to recall the 21-year-old striker early from his loan contract.
Alberto transferred from Brazil Internacional to Zenit in January 2022, and in the spring of last season he moved to St. Petersburg team, where he scored six goals and made four assists. He left Zenit during the summer due to the situation in Ukraine, and the Russian club has agreed to transfer him to Corinthians on loan until June 2023. In the Sao Paulo team, Alberto played 28 matches, where he scored 11 goals.
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