"I went over there for a few days just to have a look at things," he revealed to the Sunday Mercury. "It was a good club.
"I was seriously thinking about moving there, but I've still got things I want to achieve in England.
"If you go you're going more for the lifestyle and not for football.
"It was a great city and the football standard was very good. People are technically very good but it's just a completely different style of football.
"I think the heat contributes to that and it's a lot slower.
"I'm glad I went over and saw what they had to offer, but now I'm back here hopefully I can push on and push Walsall back up the table."