Russian midfielder, Aleksandr Golovin, has finally left his Russia club CSKA Moscow to join Monaco on a five-year contract worth 30 million euros ($35m) plus add-ons.This finally puts to rest the back and front battle between former prime favourite to land him Chelsea and CSKA

Capped 23 times by Russia, the 22-year-old Golovin was one of the host team’s stand-out players as they reached the quarter-finals of the World Cup.He scored a total of four goals at the 2018

Golovin becomes the first Russian player to be signed for Monaco, whose Russian billionaire president, Dmitry Rybolovlev, took over the club when in the second division in December 2011.