Slovenian defender Jean Kranicnik is a football player of Ludogorets, the Eagles announced on their official website. The champions and Mura have finalized transfer talks, and the player has successfully passed medical examinations and fitness tests in the Turkish resort of Belek. Kranichnik received the T-shirt with №21 from the president of the ten-time champion Alexander Alexandrov.
“Welcome, Jean. I wish our new player success in Ludogorets, both in the domestic championship, where we always fight for the title and the cup, and in European club tournaments,” said Alexandrov.
“This transfer is a big step forward in my career. I thank Ludogorets for the trust and the invitation to be part of this great team,” said Jean Kranicnik.
He knows his new team well because of the match Ludogorets – Mura in the second preliminary round of the Champions League in July 2021, won by the “Eagles” after 0: 0 in Mura Soboda and 3: 1 in Razgrad.
“I am glad that I will have the opportunity to play with great players under the leadership of Ante Šimundža, with whom I worked in Mura,” said Kraničnik, who was announced as a №1 player in the Slovenian Championship in 2021.
He is the third new player in Ludogorets in the winter transfer window. Before him, the ten-time champion attracted Rick Jonathan and Spas Delev.