Tasnim – TABRIZ, Alaa Abdul-Zahra Khashen Al-Azzawi, nicknamed ‘the Kaká of Iraq’, joined Tractor Sazi of Iran from Duhok on Sunday.
The Iraqi attacking midfielder has joined the Iranian football team on a one-year contract for an undisclosed fee.
Abdul-Zahra has also played in Qatari clubs Al Kharaitiyat and Al-Wakrah.
Abdul-Zahra is a member of Iraqi national team at the moment. The 28-year-old player has played 62 times for Iraq and scored 13 goals.
Tractor Sazi has already signed Iran international and Naft defender Ahmad Alenemeh and Albanian defender Ditmar Bicaj.
The 14th edition of the Iran Professional League will kick off on July 31.