Thai Premier League club Buriram United have signed Uzbekistan forward Anvar Rajabov from Bunyodkor.
The 24-year-old will wear the Thunder Castle’s jersey number 10 after penning a two-year deal and is scheduled to arrive in Thailand next Sunday.
Buriram general manager Tadthep Pitakpoolsin said he was excited about Rajabov’s signing.
“We highly appreciate the strength of Uzbek football players, and also wait for a lot of things from Rajabov. He should become one of the leaders in the team,” he told reporters.
Responding to his move to Thailand, Rajabov expressed his happiness about the opportunity to play for an ambitious club which have a strong target in terms of continental success.
“I am glad to help the new club which sets an objective to again win all prestigious national trophies and in the upcoming new season in the AFC Champions League,” he said.