Alex Valera will play in Al Fateh: Saudi club officially announced the signing of the striker

Alex Valera will play in Al Fateh: Saudi club officially announced the signing of the striker

The Saudi Arabian club announced the incorporation of the Peruvian striker, who will finally leave Universitario de Deportes

Alex Valera will play in Al Fateh: Saudi club officially announced the signing of the striker

Alex Valera will continue his career at Al Fateh in Saudi Arabia. (Photo: Al Fateh)

After weeks of uncertainty, Alex Valera's case has finally been resolved. The striker will leave Universitario de Deportes and will continue his career at Al Fateh in Saudi Arabia. This Monday, the Saudi club made the signing of the striker official, who will share a team with the Peruvian Christian Cueva.

In the official statement on social networks, the Asian entity shared a video, with some of Valera's goals with a cream shirt. According to the publication, the contract with the former member of Deportivo Llacuabamba and usual summoned to the Peruvian national team is until 2025.

In the clip , there was also a special message from the 26-year-old athlete for the fans of the Saudi First Division team. Hello, Alex Valera greets you and I hope to be with you soon in Al Fateh. I send you a hug. Be very careful”, the attacker said.

This will be Valera's first experience abroad at club level. The Lambayecan player will say goodbye to Universitario, with a balance of 25 goals (23 in Liga 1 and 2 in Copa Libertadores) in 49 games, since joining the merengue club, at the beginning of 2021.

Alex Valera University Lecture

Before the outcome of Alex Valera's case was known , Universitario de Deportes had announced last Sunday night a press conference for this Monday, August 1, to comment on the situation of the striker, absent in the team's last three games.

Manuel Barreto will be in charge of giving more details on the subject. The appointment is in Campo Mar, Lurín, from 1:00 p.m. (Peruvian time). “This Monday, August 1, at Campo Mar, our sports director Manuel Barreto will offer a press conference to pronounce on the case of Alex Valera”, reported the entity .