Rabat- Morocco’s football star Nordin Amrabat has shared his excitement with social media fans after joining the Saudi Arabian club Al-Nasr Riyadh.
Amrabat tweeted: “Happy and excited with my adventure. Looking forward to meet these amazing @AlNassrFC fans.”
— Nordin Amrabat (@NAmrabat53) July 16, 2018
The Atlas Lion signed a three-year contract with the Saudi Arabian club for a €3 million salary per year, leaving the English football club,Watford FC.
Amrabat is not the only Moroccan who has joined the Saudi Arabian league. The Atlas Lion Karim El Ahmadi and Casablanca’s Wydad striker, Achraf Bencherki, also joined Saudi Arabian clubs, Al Ittihad Jeddah and Al Hilal.
Amrabat made a great impression during the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
The “warrior” or “the man of the match” between Morocco and Portugal, as he was called by his Moroccan fans, caught the attention of the international press with his distinguished skills during the games against Iran, Portugal, and Spain.