Jurado to leave Espanyol for Al Ahli

Espanyol midfielder Jose Manuel Jurado is leaving the club to join Al Ahli in Saudi Arabia, it is reported.

The 31-year-old joined the Catalan club from Watford in the summer of 2016 and despite having one year remaining on his contract, looks set to leave the RCDE Stadium according to Marca.

The Cadiz-native began his career at Real Madrid before making 129 appearances for Atletico Madrid between 2006 and 2011.

The central midfielder then went on to have spells at Schalke, Spartak Moscow and Watford before returning to La Liga in 2016 and he looks set to become the latest player to depart Espanyol.

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