OREANDA-NEWS.Georges Mendes, representing the interests of Cristiano Ronaldo, was authorized by Artem Dzuba, reports "Championship". According to the publication, the Portuguese agent will organize the transition forward Zenit in one of the clubs in the English Premier League.

According to the "Championship", in case of failure of the proposed transaction, Mendes will remain without compensation. Under the terms of the contract, the agent will receive a commission only after making a transfer. Transfer cost of Dziuba Transfermarkt.de is estimated at € 13 million. Earlier in an interview with “Match TV” Dziuba estimated the probability of his move to England at 50%. "If we talk about the rumors that send me to England, then here until 50 to 50. After the national team, much will become clear", - said 30-year-old football player.

In December 2018, Dziubu was recognized as the player of the year in Russia. He won a poll conducted jointly by the RFU, RPL and Sport-Express. Also, the attacker named the best player in 2018 the weekly “Football”. In January 2018 Dziuba on loan has moved from the "Zenith" in Tula "Arsenal". In the second half of the season 2017/18, the forward scored six goals and gave three assists in ten meetings of the Russian Championship.

Upon completion of the semi-annual lease, Dziuba returned to Zenit, with whom he became the champion of Russia for the first time in his career. In 37 matches of the season in the St. Petersburg club, the striker scored 13 goals in all tournaments and made 17 assists.

At the 2018 World Cup, Dziuba took to the pitch in all five matches of the Russian national team, in four meetings he ended up in the starting lineup. For 333 minutes, the attacker struck four shots on target and scored three goals, one of them from the penalty spot. Dziuba also made two assists, got offside three times, completed 66 exact passes (out of 91), violated the rules 15 times and earned ten free throws. After Igor Akinfeev leaving from the national team, Dziuba received a captain's armband.