Claudio Marchisotto: Jean-Paul Pelissier / Reuters
Italian midfielder Claudio Marchisio passed in “Zenith” became the highest-paid footballer of the Russian Premier League (RPL). It is reported by Eurosport.it.
According to the newspaper, 32-year-old beginner of Petersburg club will earn 6.5 million euros per year. The agreement is for two years. Before moving Marchisio’s highest-paid player in the RPL was considered to be another player of “Zenith” — the Argentine midfielder Leandro Paredes.
September 3, “Zenith” has announced the transition Marchisio. The Russian football Union has allowed Petersburgers to say to the player after the closure of the summer transfer window.
Marchisio played for the Turin “Juventus” in total, spent in the system of this club for 25 years. In the “old lady” midfielder seven times became the champion of Italy.
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