Olympiakos confirm Ibrahim

  • By: Fotis Voinikas
  • Last Updated: January 24 2014, 17:52 GMT

Greek champions Olympiakos have confirmed the signing of former Manchester City midfielder Abdisalam Ibrahim.

Abdisalam Ibrahim: Signs for Olympiakos
Abdisalam Ibrahim: Signs for Olympiakos

The Etihad Stadium outfit announced this week that the 22-year-old, who recently voiced his frustration at a lack of first-team opportunities at the Etihad Stadium, had been released from his contract.

He has now joined the Greek side on a three-and-a-half-year deal and has been loaned out to Ergotelis Crete until the end of the season.

"Olympiakos announces the acquisition of Abdisalam Ibrahim for the next three-and-a-half years," said a statement on the Greek club's official website.

Ibrahim joined City in 2007 but made just three first-team appearances, all in 2010.

He spent most of last year on loan with Stromsgodset, with whom he won the Norwegian Tippeligaen title.

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