Lunev's agent: "Transition to Qarabag is not a backward step"

25 December 2023 21:33
Lunev's agent: "Transition to Qarabag is not a backward step"

"Lunev's transfer to Qarabag is not a backward step."

According to, that this was said by Anton Smirnov, agent of Russian goalkeeper Andrey Lunev.

Speaking in the Russian media, Smirnov responded to those who criticized the transfer of the experienced goalkeeper from Bayer to Qarabag. He gave an example of the Aghdam club's performance in the European Cups in the last 10 years: What is not understood about Qarabag? The team has been competing in European Cups for 10 years. Aghdam club plays in the group stages of Champions League, Europa League and Conference League. They qualified for the playoffs this season. I am very happy to see Andrey's success."

It should be noted that Lunev left Bayer Leverkusen as a free agent in the summer. A contract was signed with the Russian goalkeeper until the end of the season.