Zenit brought Axel Witsel from Benfica

Russian football champions Zenit Saint Petersburg on Monday after a representative of Brazilian striker Hulk (26), who was brought from Porto, now broughted and the Belgian Axel Witsel (23), former member of  S.L. Benfica. Both players have signed contracts for a five years.

“Now it’s official, both players have signed contracts on a five years term. We managed to bring them before the deadline for players application in the Champions League so the both of them will have the right to participate,” said Dmitry Cimmerman ,spokesman of Zenit St.Petersburg.

Supposedly for the young Belgian, Russian billionaire spent 46 million euros which means together with Hulk´s compesation they spent a whopping 96 million of euros this Monday.