Umm Salal target Emenike will not move to Asia

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Al-Nassr FC have completed the signing of Al-Shabab striker Naif Hazazi for an undisclosed fee.  The Saudi Arabian international has agreed a four-year deal at the King Fahd Stadium after spending the past two seasons with the White Lions.  Al-Nassr is one of the most popular clubs in Saudi Arabia, with 42 championships to its back. Al-Nassr is the first club from Asia to play FIFA Club World Cup where it won the fair-play award.  Hazazi has been compared to former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba, has also been referred to as a classic centre forward, owing to his excellent heading ability, and his spirit. He has speed, talent and he can score in any situation.

Contrary to reports linking Nigerian striker, Emmanuel Emenike, with a move to the Middle East, a close confidant of the player has revealed that the former Karabukspor striker will still ply his trade in Europe in the 2015/16 season.

Emenike, 28, has endured a torrid campaign last season netting only five goals in 34 league matches prompting rumours Fenerbahce might let the powerful striker go.

Yucel Iidiz, who coached Emenike at Karabukspor, told the media in Turkey that Emenike who has been linked to Tottenham Hotspur will remain in Europe.

“Emenike will join a top European league over the summer, he will not be moving to the Arab Gulf or ,” Ildiz told Radyospor.

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