Espanyol sign Chinese forward Wu Lei
RCD Espanyol Barcelona has closed the signing of Chinese attacker Wu Lei from Shanghai SIPG FC.
Lei has been the top goal-getter with 151 goals in 296 appearances for Shanghai SIPG were he started his career with 63 appearances and 15 goals in international games for China.
A statement from the club website read: Wu Lei won the Golden Boot of the Chinese Super League in 2018 and the previous five seasons was also the Chinese top scorer of the competition. The new blue and white player will wear the number 24 on his shirt.