Ahmed Musa gets red carpet welcome in Saudi Arabia
The eighth best scorer at the Russia 2018 World Cup, who secured his anticipated transfer from Leicester City to Al-Nassr recently was well received by his new fans.
Musa and the club shared photos and videos of the kind of welcome he got from the Saudi Arabian club and its fans at the King Khaled International Airport on their respective Twitter handles.
Sharing the photos he wrote;
“What a amazing reception here in Saudi Arabia 🇸🇦 .I want to thank each and every person who came out and welcomed me at the airport. I am really humbled. I can feel the excitement and energy already, I am looking forward to this historic opportunity!”
Al-Nassr supporters waved the club flags on Friday as they gather to welcome Nigerian forward Ahmed Musa upon his arrival at King Khalid International Airport in the Saudi capital Riyadh early.
Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa left Premier League side Leicester for the Saudi Professional League (SPL) side Al-Nassr, the Saudi Arabian club announced on August 3.
Al-Nassr said he had signed a four-year contract but did not disclose the transfer fee but thought to be £25m plus. Al Nassr had earlier announced the signing of the international Moroccan football player Noureddine Lamrabet who played at the English Premier League for Watford.
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