JPL transfers: OH Leuven picks “technically strong” midfielder Sofian Kiyine from Lazio | Jupiler Pro League

JPL transfers: OH Leuven picks “technically strong” midfielder Sofian Kiyine from Lazio | Jupiler Pro League
JPL transfers: OH Leuven picks “technically strong” midfielder Sofian Kiyine from Lazio | Jupiler Pro League


Sat 03 September 2022

8:53

The football competition has been going on for a few weeks now. Elsewhere, the transfer market closes on September 1, but Belgian clubs are still allowed to make transfers until September 6. Here you will find an overview of all summer transfers in the Jupiler Pro League.

  1. 08h54. OHL has got a new midfielder. The Belgian Moroccan Sofian Kiyine, born in Verviers, leaves the Italian top club Lazio for Oud-Heverlee Leuven. He signed a contract for four seasons at Den Dreef, the club announced on Friday. “Sofian fits perfectly into our way of playing,” said OHL coach Marc Brys. “He is technical, strong in the duels, has a good pass and a large radius of action. His experience in Italian football also brings something extra to our core.” The 24-year-old midfielder has been playing for Lazio since 2019, which took him over from Chievo at the time, but in the Italian capital he mainly went on loan, successively to Salernitana and Venezia.   .

    OHL has a new midfielder

    The Belgian Moroccan Sofian Kiyine, born in Verviers, leaves the Italian top club Lazio for Oud-Heverlee Leuven. He signed a contract for four seasons at Den Dreef, the club announced on Friday.

    “Sofian fits perfectly into our way of playing,” said OHL coach Marc Brys. “He is technical, strong in the duels, has a good pass and a large radius of action. His experience in Italian football also brings something extra to our core.”

    The 24-year-old midfielder has been playing for Lazio, which took over from Chievo at the time, since 2019, but in the Italian capital he was mainly loaned out, successively to Salernitana and Venezia.

  2. 03-09-2022.
  3. 7 pm 54. Standard strengthens vanguard with Croat Perica. The Croatian attacker Stipe Perica has signed for 3 years in Liège. The 27-year-old striker comes from Maccabi Tel Aviv, where he scored 15 times in the Israeli league last season. Perica previously played for Zadar (Kro), NAC (Ned), Udinese and Frosinone (Ita), Kasimpasa (Tur), Watford (Eng) and also for Mouscron in the 19-20 year, good for 7 league goals. .

    Standard strengthens vanguard with Croat Perica

    The Croatian attacker Stipe Perica has signed for 3 years in Liège. The 27-year-old striker comes from Maccabi Tel Aviv, where he scored 15 times in the Israeli league last season.

    Perica previously played for Zadar (Kro), NAC (Ned), Udinese and Frosinone (Ita), Kasimpasa (Tur), Watford (Eng) and also for Mouscron in the 19-20 year, good for 7 league goals.

  4. 4 p.m. 49. 70-times Ghanaian international Wakaso for Eupen. Eupen has strengthened itself with 32-year-old central midfielder Mubarak Wakaso. The Ghanaian has already played 70 times for his country. He participated in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. He will be loaned to the Chinese club Shenzhen until the end of the season. Before that he played for Alaves, Panathinaikos, Granada, Celtic and Espanyol. .

    70-times Ghanaian international Wakaso for Eupen

    Eupen has strengthened itself with 32-year-old central midfielder Mubarak Wakaso. The Ghanaian has already played 70 times for his country. He participated in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

    He will be loaned to the Chinese club Shenzhen until the end of the season. Before that he played for Alaves, Panathinaikos, Granada, Celtic and Espanyol.

  5. Mubakar Wakaso has already played 70 times for his country, including the 2014 World Cup.

    Mubakar Wakaso has already played 70 times for his country, including at the 2014 World Cup

  6. 4 p.m. 46. Standard again sells Eden Shamir to Hapoel Beer-Sheva. Israeli midfielder Eden Shamir (27) returns to Hapoel Beer-Sheva, the club from which Standard removed him in January 2020. The adventure in Liège was not a success. He played 30 games for Standard, who loaned him to Maccabi Tel Aviv last season. .

    Standard sells Eden Shamir back to Hapoel Beer-Sheva

    Israeli midfielder Eden Shamir (27) returns to Hapoel Beer-Sheva, the club from which Standard removed him in January 2020. The adventure in Liège was not a success. He played 30 games for Standard, who loaned him to Maccabi Tel Aviv last season.

  7. 13 hours . Jonathan Boatu exchanges STVV for Ligue 2. Defender Jonathan Buatu and first division Sint-Truiden have dissolved their agreement by mutual agreement, the club announced on Friday. The 28-year-old Angolan international and also former Belgian youth international signed a contract for one season with FC Valenciennes, in the French Ligue 2. .

    Jonathan Boatu exchanges STVV for Ligue 2

    Defender Jonathan Buatu and first division team Sint-Truiden have dissolved their agreement by mutual agreement, the club announced on Friday.

    The 28-year-old Angolan international and also a former Belgian youth international signed a contract for one season with FC Valenciennes, in the French Ligue 2.

  8. 11:15 a.m. OHL lets Mykola Kucharevych go. At first division Oud-Heverlee Leuven, the lease with the French Troyes for attacker Mykola Koecharevytsj  was broken, the club announced on Friday. The 21-year-old Ukrainian played eleven games for the Leuven team last season and did not immediately leave a crushing impression. This season he can try it on a loan basis at the Scottish Hibernian. In France, he still has an agreement until mid-2026. .

    OHL lets Mykola Kucharevych go

    At first division Oud-Heverlee Leuven, the lease with the French Troyes for attacker Mykola Koecharevytsj was broken, the club announced on Friday.

    The 21-year-old Ukrainian played eleven games for the Leuven team last season and did not immediately leave a crushing impression. This season he can try it on a loan basis at the Scottish Hibernian. In France, he still has an agreement until mid-2026.

  9. 09h33. Antwerp leases Pierre Dwomoh to SC Braga. League leader Antwerp lends central midfielder Pierre Dwomoh until the end of the season to the Portuguese Sporting Braga, opponent of Union Sint-Gillis in the group stage of the Europa League. The eighteen-year-old Belgian U23 international was taken over by The Great Old from KRC Genk last summer for about 2 million euros. Under the new trainer Mark van Bommel, Dwomoh does not fit in the plans (for now). At the Bosuil, he still has a contract until 2026. Last season, the promising midfielder played fourteen times for the Antwerp team. .

    Antwerp leases Pierre Dwomoh to SC Braga

    League leader Antwerp lends central midfielder Pierre Dwomoh until the end of the season to the Portuguese Sporting Braga, opponent of Union Sint-Gillis in the group stage of the Europa League.

    The eighteen-year-old Belgian U23 international was taken over by The Great Old from KRC Genk last summer for about 2 million euros. Under the new trainer Mark van Bommel, Dwomoh does not fit in the plans (for now). At the Bosuil, he still has a contract until 2026. Last season, the promising midfielder played fourteen times for the Antwerp team.

  10. 09h30. FC Andorra announce the arrival of Anderlecht mercenary Bundu. Anderlecht would have a solution for surplus player Mustapha Bundu. FC Andorra announces its arrival on its Twitter page.  FC Andorra plays in the Spanish second division. , his new employer announced on Thursday. The 25-year-old Bundu was taken over by Anderlecht two seasons ago from the Danish Aarhus. He was one of the first transfers of Peter Verbeke, but could never convince in the Astridpark. Loans to FC Copenhagen and his ex-club Aarhus soon followed. He has a contract in Brussels until 2024. .

    FC Andorra announces arrival of Anderlecht mercenary Bundu

    Anderlecht would have a solution for surplus player Mustapha Bundu. FC Andorra announces its arrival on its Twitter page.

    FC Andorra plays in the Spanish second division. , his new employer announced on Thursday.

    The 25-year-old Bundu was taken over by Anderlecht two seasons ago from the Danish Aarhus. He was one of the first transfers of Peter Verbeke, but could never convince in the Astridpark. Loans to FC Copenhagen and his ex-club Aarhus soon followed.

    He has a contract in Brussels until 2024.

  11. 02-09-2022.
  12. 7 pm 10. Defensive reinforcements near Mechelen. KV Mechelen will be able to count on the defensive work of Scotsman David Bates for the next three seasons. The 25-year-old central defender comes from Aberdeen, Scotland, and previously played  for Rangers, Sheffield Wednesday and Hamburg. Bates comes with JPL experience: in 2020-2021 he was loaned to Cercle Brugge. There he played 21 games, good for one assist. “David is a big and sturdy defender who is also comfortable with the ball,” says sporting director Tom Caluwé. “With his 1m93 he also brings extra head power.”

    Defensive reinforcement at Mechelen

    KV Mechelen will be able to count on the defensive work of Scotsman David Bates for the next three seasons. The 25-year-old central defender comes from Aberdeen in Scotland and previously played for Rangers, Sheffield Wednesday and Hamburg.

    Bates comes with JPL experience: in 2020-2021 he was loaned to Cercle Brugge. There he played 21 games, good for one assist.

    “David is a big and sturdy defender who is also comfortable with the ball,” says sporting director Tom Caluwé. “With his 1m93 he also brings extra head power with him.”

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