Iranian striker Ansarifard joins Qatar’s Al-Sailiya SC

Iranian striker Ansarifard joins Qatar’s Al-Sailiya SC

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Tehran, Jul 13 : Iranian international forward Karim Ansarifard has completed signing with Qatari side Al-Sailiya, Persian Football reported on Saturday.

Ansarifard joined Nottingham Forest last November as a free agent, following the cancellation of his contract with Greek soccer club Olympiacos.

He was previously linked with Scottish giants Rangers, as well as Hamburg in Germany, and Turkish team Besiktas this summer.

Announcing Ansarifard's arrival, Al-Sailiya said the move came after a "period of negotiations."

According to the announcement released by Al-Sailiya, "The player was hired on the recommendations of team coach Sami Trabelsi, who sees the right player for the team and is able to provide the strong technical addition in the line of the attack in the new season." (UNI-XINHUA)