Lokomotiv's President Olga Smorodskaya confirmed that Brazilian goalkeeper Guilherme has been given the Russian citizenship.
- Guilherme is a new Russian citizen - said Smorodskaya to the TV channel Match TV -. First of all, he has been playing in Russia for seven years. He really wanted this, our country must be proud that such athletes want to be Russian. He can't wait to play for the Sbornaya.
Guilherme joined Lokomotiv in 2007 from Atletico Paranaense. So far, he has made 139 appearances for the 'Railroaders'. You can read his biography here: HERE