Shandong Luneng completes deal with Brazilian defender Gil

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Brazilian center-back have completed the move to from Brazil champions .

According to Xinhua, the offer of the persistent Shandong Luneng was accepted on Monday. The 2015 Brazilian champions Corinthians accepted an $11 million transfer deal for the player. One million of which will be paid to the French club Valenciennes, Gil’s former team, who owns 10 percent of the player’s economic rights.

The former Raposa player will be earning a monthly remuneration of US$375,000 with the Shandong Luneng.

Carlos Gilberto Nascimento Silva (popularly known as Gil) has made five appearances for the Selecao and played for the Brazil national team in 2014 against Colombia and Ecuador.

Gil was an integral member of the Corinthians squad that claimed the Brazilian league title last season. The 28-year-old football player has been capped five times for Brazil since making his international debut in 2014.

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