The Nigeria international forward has extended his stay with Krasno-sinie for a further four years after helping them to a second place finish in the Russian topflight

Ahmed Musa has signed a new four-year contract with CSKA Moscow that will keep him at the Arena Khimki till the end of the 2018/2019 season.

The new deal comes on the back of the Red Army securing Champions League qualification for next season, after they sealed 2nd spot in the Russian Premier League with a 1-1 draw at FC Rostov on Saturday.

“Negotiations went very smoothly,” general director Roman Babaev told

“During the talks we were concentrating on technical details, as Musa’s intention to continue performing in Red-Blue shirt was obvious from the first day. We are delighted that Ahmed prolonged his contract with the club.”

Musa – who joined PFC CSKA from VVV Venlo in 2012 – has racked up 124 matches for the Red-Blue, scoring 36 goals.

The Super Eagles striker’s repertoire of laurels include two Russian League titles, one Russian Cup and two Russian Super Cups.