Balzan’s offensive player Lecão is set to part ways with the Maltese club and return to Saudi Arabia where Al-Washm waits him, the Times of Malta can reveal.
Lecão, who is represented by Sports Pro Management and Consultancy, had returned to Balzan for a second spell prior to the commencement of the 2021/2022 season and contributed to the Reds’ cause with 3 assists and 2 goals in 12 appearances in the Premier League.
This will be the Brazilian’s second spell in Saudi Arabia after previously featuring for Al Akhdoud Club.
Al-Washm, based in the city of Shaqra, are a Saudi Arabia third-tier club who are currently in the midst of their season. They sit sixth with 17 points after 13 league outings.
Meanwhile, Balzan are currently sixth with 19 points after 12 games, having also a game in hand after their league encounter against Sliema Wanderers was postponed due to the Covid-19 situation.