PRAGUE - Together with Danny and Halil Altintop, Ukrainian international and former Dnipro captain Ruslan Rota˛ will become reinforcement of Slavia squad prior the start of 2017/2018 season."Ruslan has been in training with us for more than a week. He is extremely hard-working and humble guy. His orientation on the pitch is excellent, so are his final passes regardless whether right or left foot," manager Jaroslav Őilhavř said.
35-year old Rota˛ signed 1-year deal with Slavia after a successful trial.
Ruslan Rota˛ was a long-time captain of Ukrainian side Dnipro. The only moment he has left Dnipropetrovsk was for Dynamo Kyiv (2005-2008) winning Ukrainian league and 2 Ukrainian cups. Back in Dnipro again he managed to lead his team to sensational 2014/15 UEFA Europa League Finals. Rota˛ has played 64 games in European cups scoring 8 goals. 35-year old central midfielder has also almost 100 cups in the national team.