Atalanta completes the signing of Aleksei Miranchuk, a Russian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or striker for Lokomotiv Moscow and the Russian national team. After an impressive performance both in Champions League and the Russian League, Atalanta made contact with the player to sign him on a permanent deal to for an agreed fee of €14.5M one of the biggest sale the Russian club has made in recent years. After reportedly being wanted by AC Milan but no official bids or contact made with the player. The 24 years old midfielder signs a 5 years deal in with club rivals as he’s set to move to Italy.
- Atalanta have just signed Aleksei Miranchuk from Lokomotiv Moscow. The agreement has been reached for €14,5M as final fee. Paperworks time, done deal. 🤝🇷🇺 @SkySport @DiMarzio #LokomotivMoscow #Atalanta #transfers
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His impressive performance includes contributing twenty one goals in thirty two match appearances for the 19/20 season scoring sixteen goals and getting five assist.
Aleksej Miranchuk is a proten player on the pitch and has played from all sides of attacks haven playing from the the attacking Midfield, left wing forward, right wing forward and also played as a supporting striker and a striker.
The players strength in attack includes scoring direct freekick and other set pieces such as penalty and indirect freekicks.
The player also posses shear strength and agility which makes it hard to easily disposses him. He also makes key passes and accurate passes as his passing accuracy is 80% and making two key passes per match averagely as a Midfielder. A sublime finisher, good dribbler and creative player.