Djaniny Tavares has left Santos Laguna to join Saudi Arabian side Al-Ahli, the Liga MX team announced on Friday.
A Santos Laguna statement indicated that Al-Ahli had met the 27-year-old's buy-out clause in his contract and added that he accepted the offer to move to Saudi Arabia.
Official Communication: Djaniny Tavares. https://t.co/mzp16UmnWe— ClubSantosLaguna (@ClubSantosEn) July 13, 2018
Djaniny won two league titles in Mexico and had previously played for Benfica and C.D. Nacional in Portugal.
There was more transfer news in Liga MX on Friday, with former Turkey international Colin Kazim-Richards joining Lobos BUAP from Corinthians.
Kazim-Richards, 31, previously played for Galatasaray, Feyenoord and Celtic and was part of the Turkey squad that reached the semifinals of Euro 2008.