Zimbabwe Footballer Endorsed By Karim Benzema Breaks Silence Following Unexpected Move To Spanish Side
Zimbabwe footballer Tino Kadewere as sent a farewell message to Olympique Lyon following his unexpected switch to the Spanish side, Real Mallorca.
After completing his transfer to Real Mallorca, the Zimbabwe international shared a statement on his social media applauding the fans and the club for the support they showed him since joining from Ligue 2 side Le Havre back in 2020.
Dear Lyon fans…
This message is to confirm my loan for a season to Mallorca. The time has therefore come for me to live a new experience in a new championship. Before starting my new adventure, I wanted to thank the OL institution from the bottom of my heart. Thanks to Lyon for facilitating this loan.
From the president to the employees, including the various technical staff and of course, my teammates I wanted to thank you all for these last months spent together.
The ambitions are high and the team is of high quality. I am sure a successful season awaits you, you deserve it. I will continue to follow you and encourage you. See you soon!
Chers supporters lyonnais…
Ce petit message pour vous corffirmer mon prat dune saison a Majorque. L’heure est donc venue pour moi de vivre une nouvelle experience au sein d’un nouveau championnat. Avant de commencer ma nouvelle aventure, je souhaitais remercier du fond du cceur (‘institution lyonnaise.
Merci a l’OL d’avoir facilite ce prat. Du president aux salaries en passant par les differents staffs techniques at bien sur mes coequipiers je tenais a tons vous remercier pour ces derniers mois passes ensemble.
Prior to sealing his move to LaLiga, Ligue 1 side RC Strasbourg Alsace were keen on signing Tino Kadewere on loan as a replacement for Ludovic Ajorque, who was on the verge of signing for Hertha Berlin via a fee of 15 million Euros and garnered interest from Everton.
Benzema Endorsing Tino Kadewere
The Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema praised the Zim international following his brace against St Etienne in a Lyon derby. Kadewere grabbed a brace as his team demolished Etienne 5-0.
Following Lyon’s victory, Benzema wrote:
‘Lyonnais, tonight you can make the whole city proud and happy. We are all behind you, and Tino keep making your dreams come true.’