Ribery Set To Join Simy, Joel Obi At Newly Promoted Salernitana


Bayern Munich and French legend Franck Ribery could become teammate with Nigerian duo Simy Nwankwo and Joel Obi at newly promoted Serie A club Salernitana.

The club’s director of sport Angelo Fabiani confirms they have ‘agreed terms and are only waiting for the ratification’ to sign Ribery as a free agent.

Ribery had been at Fiorentina for two years before his deal was not renewed, then was close to Hellas Verona and even Torino.

However, he seems all set for an entirely new experience at newly-promoted Salernitana.

“Ribery was amongst the free agents who continue to play at a certain level and our general manager was immediately enthusiastic about the idea,” Fabiani told Telecolore.

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“We wanted him for his experience, he can help us to grow and the whole city will be right behind us. The coach too will have more options at his disposal.”

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Source: Complete Sports