Popkhadze in “Storm”

10th July, 2011 | Posted by Football Info

On the eve of the start of the UEFA Champions League qualification, Austrian “Storm” was strengthened by the ex-champion “Zestaponi” Giorgi Popkhadze.
Austrian “Storm” before the first match of the second qualifying round of UEFA Champions League with “Videotones” signed a contract with the former champion of “Zestaponi” Giorgi Popkhadze.
In case of mutual desire of the parties, they can then extend the contract for another two seasons. “We are very pleased with this transfer, because now we have another strong candidate for the position of left back,” – said the president of “Sturm” Shtokenhuber Herald. Earlier Popkhadze also played for “Tbilisi” and “Viborg”. He has seven caps for Georgia.
We should add that before three representatives of the Georgian team David Mujiri, Giorgi Kandelaki and Ilya Shashiashvili were defending the colors of “Sturm”.
Both “Zestaponi” and “Storm” will hold the first matches in the Champions League in next Wednesday. Champion of Georgia will have a match at home with Moldova “Dacia”, while the Austrians will meet Hungarian “Videoton” at home.

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