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Al Jazira Introduces Farfan to the Media Tomorrow

Abu Dhabi: 12 August 2015
Al Jazira Sports Football Company will hold a press conference tomorrow at 14:00 in the conferences room in Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium, to introduce the first team new player Jefferson Farfan to the media and the fans.
Al Jazira signed Farfan from the German giants Schalke 04 after they paid for him 6 million euros, and he will get 3.200.000 euros as annual salary for the next three years with Al Jazira. Some big European clubs, like Galatasaray showed a great interest in signing the Peruvian winger, but the player himself was very convinced by the ambitions project of Al Jazira, and he finally chose Al Jazira to defend their shirt starting from the next season.
Farfan holds an impressive C.V as he won a lot of trophies with his previous teams, he won the Peruvian League with Alianza Lima in 2001 and 2003; and the Eredivisie title with PSV Eindhoven in 2004–05, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2007–08, and also the KNVB Cup in 2004–05 with the same team; and after he moved to Schalke he helped the team to win DFB Pokal in 2010–11 and the DFL-Supercup in 2011. Internationally he scored 17 goals in the 63 matches he played since 2003 with the Peruvian t-shirt.