Al Ahli’s search for a new striker continues after Shakhtar Donetsk’s Luiz Adriano turned down the chance to join the Arabian Gulf league side.
An offer for the Brazilian was accepted by Shakhtar on Wednesday, leaving it down to the player to agree personal terms with Ahli. However, reports have emerged claiming Adriano has rejected the advances of the Dubai club.
Adriano’s rejection is a blow to Ahli, who are seeking a proven scorer to boost their ranks after a disappointing league season.
The Dubai club relinquished the league title with minimal fight, finishing the campaign seventh – a lack of goals a clear reason behind their struggles.
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