Experienced Portuguese midfielder Alex Soares is ready to make a swift switch to Saudi Arabia where demand for his services is heightening, sources close to the player have revealed.
The brilliant midfielder is being chased by several clubs in Saudi Arabia and the player is ready to move following a good offer.
The 29-year old had an exceptional season with Morierense making him a hot cake for several top club in the Saudi Pro League.
With Soares ready for a move to Saudi Arabia, top clubs like Al Ahly, Al Ain, Al Faisaly and Al Ittihad will be scrambling for his signature.
Born in Lisbon, Soares played youth football with four local clubs, including S.L. Benfica from ages 9–16.
He made his senior debut with C.F. Esperança de Lagos, in the fourth division.
In January 2012, after a very brief spell in Greece with Panserraikos FC, Soares returned to his country, joining C.S. Marítimo and being assigned to the reserves in the third level.
Two years later, manager Pedro Martins promoted him to the first team.
Soares made his Primeira Liga debut on 18 August 2013, starting and being booked in a 2–1 home win against former team Benfica.
He scored his first goal in the competition on 24 November of that year, helping the hosts defeat Gil Vicente F.C. 3–2.
On 3 July 2017, after an average of 23 league appearances at the Estádio do Marítimo, Soares moved abroad again and signed a two-year contract with Cypriot First Division club AC Omonia.
He made his debut on 10 September in the season opener, a 2–1 home win against Ethnikos Achna FC, and scored his first goal ten days later with a chip in a 5–2 victory over AEK Larnaca FC.
Soares returned to the Portuguese top tier in the summer of 2019, agreeing to a two-year deal at Moreirense FC.