EARLI In the present day, rumors appeared in some Croatian media and social networks that Osijek is working arduous to convey Filip Benković from Leicester Metropolis.
The previous Dynamo goalkeeper didn’t impose on others final season, he loaned it to Belgium, the place he performed for OH Leuven earlier than returning to England.
Leicester Metropolis will nearly definitely promote it or ship it out with a brand new mortgage, and Osijek has change into an fascinating choice. Nonetheless, this info shouldn’t be correct.
“We’re not searching for reinforcements within the defensive place,” Belika advised us briefly after we requested him about Benevich. Judging from that reply, it’s clear that this isn’t a narrative that has an opportunity to return true this summer season.
He’s a 23-year-old goalkeeper. He is without doubt one of the best skills in Croatian soccer. He performed 77 video games for Dynamo earlier than heading to Leicester in 2018 for 14 million euros. Nonetheless, he didn’t get an opportunity in England, so he was loaned to the Celtics, Bristol, Cardiff and Leuven. In the present day, its worth is estimated to be lower than 3 million euros.
Final season, he performed solely 70 minutes on mortgage in Cardiff, and in 2021 he did not even play for Leuven. He carried out finest within the Celtics (27 appearances) and Bristol (10 occasions).