Ex-Brazil midfielder Paulinho leaves Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli




(FILES) This file picture taken on July 30, 2020 exhibits Paulinho of Guangzhou Evergrande celebrating after scoring throughout the Chinese language Tremendous League (CSL) soccer match with Guangzhou R&F in Dalian in China’s northeastern Liaoning province. – Paulinho was described June 21, 2021 as the most effective international participant in Chinese language Tremendous League historical past after the Brazilian worldwide left Fabio Cannavaro’s Guangzhou FC. (Picture by STR / AFP) / China OUT

Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli have parted methods with former Brazil midfielder Paulinho by mutual consent on account of emergency circumstances, the membership stated on Saturday, lower than two months after the 33-year-old signed for the Jeddah-based workforce.

Paulinho joined Al Ahli as a free agent on a three-year deal in July after his contract with Chinese language Tremendous League facet Guangzhou FC was canceled by mutual consent.

He scored two objectives in 4 matches for Al Ahli within the Saudi Professional League this season.

“The termination of the contract with Paulinho comes due (to) the emergency circumstances,” Al Ahli tweeted.

Paulinho led Guangzhou to the Asian Champions League title in 2015 after becoming a member of the membership from Premier League membership Tottenham Hotspur and initially spent two seasons in China, profitable consecutive Chinese language Tremendous League titles.

He moved to Barcelona in the summertime of 2017 earlier than returning to Guangzhou the next 12 months and profitable a 3rd Chinese language Tremendous League title in 2019.


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