Former Zenith coach Petrzhela explains why Ozdoev did not stay in Russia

Petersburg “Zenith” Vlastimil Petrzhela believes that the salary could prevent Magomed Ozdoev from moving to the Russian club. He signed a contract with Fatih Karagümrük.

“Why? Good shooting and passing, he is a high-quality player with football intelligence. The Russian club did not sign the player because of his salary. Players leaving Zenit are too expensive for RPL clubs,” he said. “Sport-Express”.

On June 1, 29-year-old Ozdoev’s Zenit St. Recall that his contract with St. Petersburg expired and then the player became a free agent. The midfielder has been playing for the club from Neva banks since February 2018. During this time, he played in 116 games and scored 8 goals and made 18 assists. Together with the team, he became the champion of the Russian Premier League (RPL) four times, won the Cup and twice the country’s Super Cup. Last season, Ozdoev played 13 matches in the RPL, where he scored one goal.

Since 2014, the midfielder was called up to the Russian national team. In total, Ozdoev has more than 30 matches for the national team, but he has never participated in the final matches of major international tournaments.

Formerly Dmitry Radchenko He described Özdoev’s transfer to Fatih Karagyumryuk as a new challenge.

Source: Gazeta


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