Zimbabwe’s Tinotenda Kadewere has become an Olympique Lyon footballer.
The Ligue 1 powerhouse announced Kadewere’s signing from Ligue 2 side Le Havre today. The 24-year-old’s move to Lyon is reported to be €15 million - meaning he is the most expensive Zimbabwean to date.
"OL are pleased to announce the transfer of Zimbabwean striker Tino Kadewere, from Le Havre AC, for the amount of 12 M € , to which can be added a maximum of 2 M € incentives as well as a 15% incentive on future capital gain," said the club's translated statement.
L’OL est heureux d’annoncer le transfert de l’attaquant zimbabwéen Tino Kadewere, en provenance du Havre AC, pour un montant de 12 M€, auquel pourra s’ajouter un maximum de 2 M€ d’incentives ainsi qu’un intéressement de 15% sur une plus-value future. 🔴🔵#BienvenueTino pic.twitter.com/xvsnAjVD0e— Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) January 24, 2020
Additionally, Kadewere will remain with Le Havre on loan until the end of the season. The Warriors striker will be inspired toimprove on his current 18 goals in 20 games.