Olayinka Completes Switch To Red Star Belgrade


Super Eagles forward, Peter Olayinka has completed a transfer to Serbian club Red Star Belgrade.

Red Star Belgrade, a former European champion, confirmed the signing and announced that Olayinka has agreed to a three-year contract with the option for an additional year.


“Peter Olayinka has officially become a Crvena Zvezda player. The Nigerian winger joined us on a free transfer from Slavia Prague. Welcome, Peter!” the club posted on their Twitter handle.

The former Slavia Prague Striker also expressed his joy at joining the Belgrade outfit.

“I already had the opportunity to visit the stadium, and I am delighted with Maracana. It’s great to be in Zvezda; I feel great; everyone welcomed me, and I can’t wait to play,” he told the club’s website.

“I watched several Zvezda matches during the spring, and I saw that we have a lot of quality players and a great team. Coming to Zvezda is a big step for my career.

“I am aware that it is a step forward, and change, although it is not easy, goes with the job of a football player. This is a new challenge that I have set before myself.”


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