Neftçi signed Shukurov, Bajkovic and Pesalli
Neftçi PFK signed three players,who are on try out with our team. The defender Mahir Shukurov, Serbian goalkeeper Boban Bajkovic and Brazilian midfielder Jonas Pessalli will maintain Neftçi colors until the end of the season.
Mahir Shukurov was born on December 12, 1982 in Sumgait. He played for a number of Azerbaijani clubs, as well as the Turkish "Antalyaspor", "Karşıyaka" and Russian club "Anji". He played for Neftçi in the period from 2006 to 2007 and from 2012 to 2014. He spent in total 75 games for the "A" national team of Azerbaijan.
Mahir Shukurov: "I'm glad to be back in Neftçi. This club has given me the opportunity to return to football, and now I have to justify the confidence. At this moment Neftçi is not on the place that it deserve. we must do everything possible to rectify the situation".
Boban Bajkovic born on March 15, 1985 in Cetinje, Montenegro. He came through the local club Lovcen, youth academy. Also played for the Serbian Red Star, Unity, Radnicki, Rad, Smederevo and Srem Mitrovica. His last club was Belgian Lierse.
Boban Bajkovic: "I know that Neftçi is the most titled club of Azerbaijan, and I really want to be useful to my new team. I will try to do everything in my power to be remembered by the fans".
Jonas Pessalli born on 24 September 1990 in Bento Goncalves, Brazil. The pupil of the Gremio, he played for Gremio Barueri, French Angers and Luzon.
Pessalli: "I am glad that I have the opportunity to play for the Neftçi. Azerbaijani football is on the rise, and I look forward to my official debut for the new team".