SPORT: Ideye joins Olympiakos

West Brom have confirmed Brown Ideye’s
exit as the Nigeria international joins Greek giants Olympiakos for an
undisclosed amount.
The deal for the 26-year-old was
finalised in time for him to be registered for the Athens-based club’s
Champions League campaign, West Brom said on their official website.
Ideye found himself surplus to requirements at the Hawthorns, with the Nigerian not figuring in Tony Pulis’ long-term plans.
The summer arrivals of Salomon Rondon and
Rickie Lambert have pushed Ideye down the pecking order, and West Brom
are prepared to cut their losses on the striker.
Ideye joined West Brom last summer in a £10m deal from Dynamo Kiev, as reported by the Daily Mirror, but he struggled to make an impact in the Premier League.
The 26-year-old scored two goals in his
first 17 appearances for West Brom, but ended with seven in all
competitions after netting four times in Pulis’ first eight games in

Ideye was target for a number of clubs in England, France and Italy but Olympiakos firmed up their interest with an offer


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