Blackburn's Derbyshire joins Olympiakos on loan

January 28, 2009
By Soccernet Staff
Blackburn Rovers striker Matt Derbyshire has agreed to join Greek champions Olympiakos on a six-month loan, the Greek Super League club said on Wednesday.

"Matt is expected in Athens tomorrow for his medical and to sign the contract but the deal has been agreed, he will be joining us for six months," a club spokesman told Reuters.

The 22-year-old, who is an England under-21 international, has made 17 appearances for Blackburn in the Premier League this season, scoring twice.
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