“Shamakhi” team will play in the Azerbaijan Premier League without foreign players.
“Report”According to the information of the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Elchin Usub, announced this at the presentation ceremony of the club.
The functionary, who is new to football, did not rule out that this policy could be changed after the winter:
“In the first season, we have no intention of attracting a foreigner to the team. But in football, various situational decisions can be made very often. We believe in our coaches and staff. But if we see that this experiment is not successful after a few rounds, we will start thinking about certain issues. Most likely. , at least until the winter break, it is not planned to involve any foreigner. We did this so that more local players would have a chance to play.”
The regional club has ordered 25 players for the new season of the Premier League. 3 of them are goalkeepers, 9 defenders and midfielders each, 4 attackers.
Goalkeepers: Rashad Azizli, Akbar Valiyev, Sahib Hasanov;
Defenders: Ibrahim Aslanli, Arsen Agjabeyov, Rahman Dashdamirov, Fuad Bayramov, Elchin Mustafayev, Javid Heydarov, Abdulla Rzayev, Rauf Huseynli, Mirali Ahmadov;
Midfielders: Samir Gurbanov, Nihad Guliyev, Elvin Mammadov, Kamal Mirzayev, Parviz Azadov, Bahruz Teymurov, Gurban Safarov, Asim Alizadeh, Elchin Rahimli;
Strikers: Amil Yunanov, Kamran Guliyev, Bahadur Haziyev, Ugur Jahangirov.
It should be noted that “Shamakhi” will host “Neftchi” in the first round of the new season. The match to be held on August 7 at Shamakhi city stadium will start at 17:00.