TASS, May 6. English football clubs "Fulham" and "Wolverhampton" interested in transferring Russian striker "Krasnodar" Fedor Smolov. This is reported by the British edition of the Daily Mail.
As the newspaper reports, "Krasnodar" ready to sell the 28-year-old Smolov for £ 12 million In December, the club rejected the offer "West Ham" The purchase of a football player in the amount of £ 11 million.
Scouts "Fulham" and "Wolverhampton" looked at Smolova in a number of recent matches of the Russian championship. It is noted that the representatives of the clubs watched the game between "Krasnodar" and Moscow "Locomotive" (2: 0), in which Smolov issued a double.
"Fulham" and "Wolverhampton" The current season was held in the second most powerful division of English football – champion. "Wolverhampton" He took first place and already secured his participation in the English Premier League next season. "Fulham" takes third place and has a good chance also to win the right to participate in the strongest division of English football.
Smolov moved to "Krasnodar" in 2015. As part of the team, he became the best scorer of the Russian championship for two seasons in a row. This season, the striker played 21 games for "Krasnodar" and scored 14 goals. In the asset striker 30 matches for the Russian national team and 12 goals.