PFC Ludogorets and the French club AS Saint-Etienne reached an agreement for the transfer of the midfielder Jorginho. The Guinea-Bissau national football team member will be a part of Ludogorets after the 1st of July. The Ludogorets management monitored Jorginho’s performance while he was part of CSKA-Sofia and after the coach Stoev approved the decision, the negotiations for his transfer were initiated.
Jorge Fernando Barbosa Intima, which is Jorginho’s full name, is currently a part of Guinea-Bissau’s national football team which will participate in the African Nations’ Cup. The team is in the same group as Benin, Ghana and Cameroon.
Jorginho is the fourth new addition to Ludogorets prior to the new season. The others are Tchibota (Bnei Yehuda), Biton (Ashdod) and Ikoko (Guingamp).
This is Jorginho:
Name: Jorge Fernando Barbosa Intima
Born on the 21st of September in Bissau
Height: 171cm, weight: 69kg.
Position: right wing-back.
Youth player at Manchester City
2015-16 Arouca – 4 games, 0 goals.
2016 autumn – Arouca – 10 games, 5 goals
2017 spring – Saint-Etienne (under rent) – 5 games, 1 goal
2016/17 Saint-Etienne II– 3 games, 1 goal
2017/18 Chaves – 20 games, 1 goal
2018/19 CSKA-Sofia – 32 games, 5 goals
Guinea-Bissau national football team – 5 games, 0 goals.