Former Beijing, Newcastle striker Griffiths joins Adelaide United

Adelaide United have confirmed the signing of Ryan Griffiths from Chinese club Beijing Baxy.

Adelaide United have confirmed the signing of Ryan Griffiths from Chinese club Beijing Baxy.

The 32-year old striker spent the last 12 months with the Chinese League One outfit but is now back in Australia at least for the rest of the 2013/14 Hyundai A-League season.

Adelaide general manager of football operations, Michael Petrillo, felt it was a good piece of business by the Reds to bring such a quality goalscorer to South Australia.

“Ryan is an experienced player who Josep feels will suit our game and believes will be a very valuable acquisition adding depth and flexibility to the squad,” Petrillo said.

Griffiths has previously spent time with Newcastle Jets, National Bucharest, Rapid Bucharest, Liaoning and Beijing Guoan.

 
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