Official: Lebogang Phiri joins Ligue 2 side Paris FC on loan

2022-06-30 08:51:00 AM

OFFICIAL | South African midfielder Lebogang Phiri has made a return to French football. Full story ➡️

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OFFICIAL | South African midfielder Lebogang Phiri has made a return to French football. Full story ➡️

Lebogang Phiri has completed his return to France after officially joining Ligue 2 side Paris FC on a season-long loan.

Jun 30, 2022 - 07:47 amBy Staff reporterSA Players AbroadLebogang Phiri has completed his return to France after officially joining Paris FC on a season-long loan.French Ligue 2 side Paris FC have confirmed the acquisition of South Africa midfielder Lebo Phiri after signing the 27-year-old on a season-long loan from Turkish outfit

Çaykur Rizespor. In terms of the agreement, Paris retains an option to sign the eight-cap Bafana Bafana international on a permanent deal upon the conclusion of his loan spell."New arrival in the Capital! Paris FC and Rizespor have reached an agreement for the loan until the end of the season with the option to buy Lebogang Phiri," the club announced on Wednesday.

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Phiri completes return to France Jun 30, 2022 - 07:47 am By Staff reporter SA Players Abroad Lebogang Phiri has completed his return to France after officially joining Paris FC on a season-long loan.Phiri currently plies his trade in Turkey where he spent the 2021/22 season with r ecently-relegated Süper Lig side Çaykur Rizespor.The 27-year-old spent last season with Turkish outfit Rizespor who were relegated to the second division after finishing 17th minute.The 27-year-old spent last season with Turkish outfit Rizespor who were relegated to the second division after finishing 17th minute.

French Ligue 2 side Paris FC have confirmed the acquisition of South Africa midfielder Lebo Phiri after signing the 27-year-old on a season-long loan from Turkish outfit Çaykur  Rizespor.  In terms of the agreement, Paris retains an option to sign the eight-cap Bafana Bafana international on a permanent deal upon the conclusion of his loan spell.com last week that the former Guingamp star could be on the move following the club's drop into the second division and he has since been linked with a return to France. "New arrival in the Capital! Paris FC and Rizespor have reached an agreement for the loan until the end of the season with the option to buy Lebogang Phiri," the club announced on Wednesday. The move comes after Rizespor suffered relegation from the Turkish  Süper Lig and sees Phiri return to France, where he previously turned out for Guingamp across Ligue 1 and Ligue 2. Phiri previously made 78 appearances across Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 during his five-year spell with Guingamp and helped the club reach reach the 2018/19 Coupe de la Ligue final, prior to which he also played for Danish giants Brøndby. Phiri made 17 appearances across all competitions for his parent club last season during a campaign which was largely interrupted by injury.

He joins countryman Lebo Mothiba (Strasbourg, Ligue 1) as one of two South African representatives in Frances' top two divisions, with Bongani Zungu having parted ways with Amiens. Scroll through the gallery to see the SA stars who previously played in the French top-flight Share. Scroll through the gallery below to see the SA stars who previously played in France's top-flight Share .