Eric Abidal leaves Monaco for Olympiakos

Eric Abidal

Left-back Eric Abidal has joined Olympiakos - two days after he signed a new one-year contract with Monaco.

The 34-year-old ex-France international joined Monaco a year ago from Barcelona and made 26 Ligue 1 appearances as they finished second to Paris St-Germain.

But soon after Monaco announced new deals external-linkfor him and Ricardo Carvalho, Abidal has moved to Athens.

Greek champions Olympiakos have not confirmed the length of contract or if they have paid a fee.

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