13:18 on Jan 5th, 2018
Grampus sign Brazilian star Jo
Nagoya Grampus have announced the signing of striker Jo on a full transfer from Corinthians.
The 30-year-old was the top scorer and Most Valuable Player of the 2017 Brazilian Serie A, leading the 2012 FIFA Club World Cup winners to their seventh national championship.
In addition to 20 caps for the Selecao, he has featured in Europe for clubs such as CSKA Moscow, Manchester City and Galatasaray.
“I want to thank our supporters as well as the club who have given me an opportunity to take on this new challenge,” Jo said.
“I’m very happy to be joining Nagoya Grampus and I want to work hard to win a title for everyone who is cheering us on. Thank you for your support!”