Greek giants Olympiakos have secured the signing of Sevilla defender Diogo Figuerias.
“Olympiacos FC announce the signing of player Diogo Figueiras from Sevilla”, the Greek side said in a brief statement published at the club’s official web site.
On loan from Sevilla, the 24-year-old defender played for Italian side Genoa last season making only nine appearance in Serie A.
Figueiras has reportedly put pen to paper on a three-year deal with Olympiakos worth €500,000 a year in a transfer believed to be around €1.5 million.
Sevilla have also confirmed the news on their site thanking the Portugal defender for his service and wishing him all the best at his new club.
Diogo Figueirasbegan his career at Pinhalnovense, while he joined Sevilla from Pacos Ferreira in 2013.
During the three years he spent with Rojiblancos the 24-year-old defender made 50 La Liga appearances, scoring two goals in the process.