Olympiacos announce first three summer signings
Olympiacos announced their first three summer signings with Pape Abou Cisse, Leonardo Koutris, and Spyros Risvanis.
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The three players had agreed to terms with Olympiacos before the end of the season and their official deals were announced today. The club showcased the three players in an official press conference on Wednesday.
Pape Abou Cisse is a 22-year old central defender from Senegal. Cisse played his last two seasons in the French Ligue 2 with Ajaccio as a starter in the backline and made 70 appearances with the club. After signing with Olympiacos, he thanked the administration and felt happy to be at the biggest club in Greece. He went on to say that he will do everything for the red and white jersey.
Leonardo Koutris had a great season with PAS Giannina and agreed to a deal with Olympiacos a few weeks ago. The 21-year old left back stated that he is very proud to be at Olympiacos and that he has waited for this moment for a long time. He said that he understands the weight of the Olympiacos jerseys and that he will give it his all to help the team achieve its goals. Koutris is a Greece international with the youth national teams.
Spyros Risvanis was the third and final player announced in today’s press conference. The 23-year old defender has had two great seasons with Panionios and agreed to a deal with Olympiacos back in January. He also thanked the administration for allowing him to be part of the biggest team in Greece and that he will do his all to help the club achieve its goals. Risvanis has made 11 appearances with the Greek U21 national team, making his debut in March 2015.