Portuguese international defender Bruno Alves has signed for Turkish giants Fenerbahce from Russian side Zenit Saint Petersburg, the Yellow Canaries announced on their website.
After being held for more than an hour, Portugal capitalised on assuming a numerical advantage to beat Azerbaijan 2-0, with Bruno Alves and Hugo Almeida getting the goals.
Portugal came from 3-1 down to claim a 3-3 draw in Tel Aviv, with Real Madrid's Fabio Coentrao scoring in injury time to keep the teams level in joint-second in Group F.
Following a three-month hiatus for the harsh winter, FIFA.com looks at the Russian Premier League ahead of its return this weekend, with a number of sides adding new faces to maintain their push for glory.
Bruno Alves, Zenit Saint Petersburg's Portuguese defender, has called for a solution to the dispute that has erupted over wages since the arrivals of Hulk and Alex Witsel at the club.
Silvestre Varela came off the bench to open the scoring, while Helder Postiga and Bruno Alves also netted in a 3-0 victory for Portugal over Azerbaijan in Brazil 2014 qualifying.