“Benfica’s Meite can be loaned to Olympiakos”

“Benfica’s Meite can be loaned to Olympiakos”
“Benfica’s Meite can be loaned to Olympiakos”

New transfer scenario for Olympiakos, with “Record” stating that the loan of French midfielder Meite from Benfica is possible.

Another name in the transfer foreground of Piraeus. The Portuguese “Record” links the champions of Greece with Swalicho Meite, stating that there is interest from the Red and Whites and he may be granted a loan from the “Eagles” of Lisbon.

The 28-year-old midfielder (he plays as a central as well as a defensive midfielder) who has played for all of France’s minor national teams, is committed until 2026 to Benfica, for whom he made a total of 27 appearances last season, around half of them as a starter. Meite was acquired last year from Torino for 6 million euros, while he spent the second half of the 2020-21 season on loan at Milan.

He started his career at Auxerre’s academies, working his way up to the men’s team, followed by Lille, Zulte Waregem, Monaco and Bordeaux, before moving to Italy. The Monegasques had even spent around 8 million euros to acquire him from the Belgians, with Torino subsequently spending 11.5 million euros to make him theirs.

The article is in Greek


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