Stoppila Sunzu joins Arsenal of Russia
Zambian defender Stoppila Sunzu has signed a five months loan deal with Russian Premier League club FK Arsenal Tula.
Sunzu who is on the books of French Ligue 1 club Lille will move to the Tula based side who are currently in 15th spot on the Russian Premier League log table and will hope to save them from relegation.
Sunzu’s is agent Karin Nir, told the ZamFoot Crew that Sunzu had several offers but opted for a team that would offer him a lot of game time.
“He had offers from UAE, Portugal and Belgium but he opted to sign for Arsenal Tula the which wanted him most,” the Israel based agent said.
The deal was signed in Antalya Turkey where the Russian club is having warm ups after the mid season break.
The deal will see the towering Chipolopolo international play in Russia until the end of the season.
He last year signed a three year permanent deal with Lille that will run until 2019 but has remained a fringe player at the club.
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