• Over 1000 in Free Bets
    Best Free Football Bets!
    Take advantage of these amazing promotions while it lasts. Now you can bet with the finest bookmakers and get the best deal on the net. [+]
  • Live Streaming Football
    Watch live streaming football, horse racing, tennis, volleyball etc. as a customer of Bet365. Bet In-Play available while watching your favourite sports. [+]

Roma secure Manolas signing

Roma have secured the sought-after signature of Greece defender Kostas Manolas on a five-year deal from Olympiacos.

Last season’s Serie A runners-up have parted with €13million to sign Manolas, with a further €2m to follow if he reaches certain milestones.

Manolas had been a reported target for Arsenal – who recently sold Belgium defender Thomas Vermaelen to Barcelona – but Arsene Wenger has been pipped to the post by countryman Rudi Garcia.

The 23-year-old began his career at Thrasyvoulos and moved to Olympiacos in 2012 after three seasons with AEK Athens.

Two Greek Super League titles followed and Manolas was part of the Greece squad that made the last 16 of this year’s World Cup in Brazil.

He played every minute in a defence that conceded just twice in four games, but was eliminated on penalties by Costa Rica in the first knockout round.

Tue 26 August, 2014
RSS Feed
Buy Soccer Tickets Largest selection of premium soccer tickets for the Premier League, MLS, La Liga, Serie A, European Cups, World Cup etc. Click Here

Add your comment