Duje Caleta-Car joins Les Olympiens!

fri 20 jul at 11:12
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FC Red Bull Salzburg and Olympique de Marseille have reached an agreement for the transfer of Duje Caleta-Car, who today signed a 5-year contract after successfully passing his medical examinations.

Twenty-one-year-old Croatian international Duje Caleta-Car has become the first OM signing of the 2018/19 season.

A runner-up at the FIFA World Cup with Croatia and starter in the third match of the group stages - against Iceland - he has been with Red Bull Salzburg for four seasons, winning the Austrian Bundesliga four times to go along with three national cups.

Last season, Duje played 28 league games and 13 Europa League matches.

A pure central defender, Duje Caleta-Car, boasts an impressive physical presence. He is powerful and athletic (1.92m, 89 kg) with a very strong aerial game.
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This young player, who has already tasted experience in European competitions, will continue his development alongside experienced players in the beautiful atmosphere of the Orange Velodrome.

A press conference presenting Duje Caleta-Car, in the presence of sporting director, Andoni Zubizarreta, will be held  at the Robert Louis-Dreyfus Centre on Friday afternoon.