OFFICIAL: Olympiacos Sign Albert Riera From Liverpool

The Greek giants have snapped up the winger...
Olympiacos have completed the transfer of Liverpool midfielder Albert Riera, revealed their official website.


"Olympiacos announce the acquisition of Liverpool's Spanish international Albert Riera. The player has signed a four-year agreement," read a statement by the Greek club on Friday.

It is reported that the entire deal is worth €6 million (€4m plus another potential €2m in bonuses) in terms of the transfer fee, and his salary is worth an approximate €2.5m per season. The left-sided player would be one of the most expensive purchases in the history of Greek football if that is confirmed.

The 28-year-old fell out with then Reds boss Rafael Benitez last term and did not make Spain's squad for the 2010 World Cup finals in South Africa.

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