Iran’s Rahmani joins Azerbaijan side Sabail

Iranian midfielder Bakhtiar Rahmani has joined Azerbaijan First Division team Sabail, Persian Football website reported on Monday.

No details of the 29-year-old attacking midfielder’s contract with the Azeri club have been released.

“I am very pleased to join Sabail. I believe that great games await us together with the team. The club officials and players welcomed me very well, and I want to thank everyone for that. I will do my best to succeed here. I believe that together we can achieve great things. This is a new challenge for me and I believe that everything will be fine,” said Rahmani.

Rahmani previously played for Iranian sides Sepahan, Esteghlal, Tractor, Zob Ahan and Sanat Naft.

Sabail was established in 2016 and immediately joined the Azerbaijan First Division.