Zenit St Petersburg complete Luis Novo Neto deal

Zenit complete Neto deal
© PA Photos
Luis Novo Neto completes his move from Siena to Zenit St Petersburg for a fee believed to be in the region of £5.2m.

Siena defender Luis Novo Neto has completed his €6m (£5.2m) move to Russian side Zenit St Petersburg.

The 24-year-old, who joined Siena from Nacional in the summer, had been attracting the interest of Italian giants Napoli and Juventus.

However, a move to a Serie A club failed to materialise, leading to Zenit making their move for the Portuguese defender.

Siena confirmed the deal had been done in a brief statement on their official webiste, which read: "Luis Novo Neto has been sold outright to Zenit St Petersburg."

Siena sit bottom of the table on 14 points.

Andrey Arshavin
Read Next:
Arshavin 'close' to Reading move
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Premier League
Championship
La Liga
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
League One
League Two
National League
Scottish Cup
Scottish League One
Scottish League Two
Segunda Division
Serie B
Ligue 2
Australian A-League
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Indian I-League
Liga MX
Eredivisie
Primeira Liga
Turkish Super Lig
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City23202167175062
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd23155348163250
3Liverpool23138254282647
4Chelsea23145441162547
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs23135546212544
6Arsenal23116641301139
7Burnley239771920-134
8Leicester CityLeicester238783432231
9Everton2376102538-1327
10Watford2375113342-926
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2367102941-1225
12Crystal Palace2367102133-1225
13Bournemouth2366112435-1124
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2366111939-2024
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2365122131-1023
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2358101729-1223
17Southampton2349102334-1121
18Stoke CityStoke2355132350-2720
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom23310101830-1219
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account