Emreli is only 23 years old, has won five times in Azerbaijan’s games against Karabakh, and played 26 times for the country, scoring four goals. In the 2018/19 season, he was even the top scorer in the Azerbaijan League.
Interestingly, in the just-concluded 2020/21 season, the 188 cm tall Legia striker won the runner-up twice-his Karabakh was overtaken by Neftszi Baku in the last round of the league, after scoring a goal. 0-1 lost to this team in extra time gameEmreli himself ranks second in the scorer standings. He scored 18 goals, and one was scored by Neftszi’s Namik Alaskarov.
-The most important reason why I came to Legia is to fight for the championship regularly and hope to develop the club by participating in the European Cup. The Polish League is better than the Azerbaijan League. I know I will improve my skills by playing there. I very much hope to participate in the training with my colleagues-Emreli said on the official Warsaw Legion website after signing the contract. After the termination of his contract with Karabakh, the 23-year-old player will join Ceslaw Mihinević’s team as a free agent. He will perform on the 11th.
-After months of negotiations and negotiations, I am very happy that Maher has joined our team. He is a football player who is technically suitable for our team, he understands the game and works hard to score. I count on his international experience, which will help us enter the European competition-Legia Warszawa Sports Director Radosław Kucharski added.
Emrely, who will compete with the league’s top scorer Thomas Pekhart, is the second place that Legia Warsaw won in the summer. Earlier, the Israeli stopwatch from Zorii Lugansk-Joel Abu Hanna was linked to the Polish champion.