Official: Lebogang Phiri joins Ligue 2 side Paris FC on loan


French Ligue 2 side Paris FC have confirmed the acquisition of South Africa midfielder Lebo Phiri after signing the 27-year-old on a season-long loan from Turkish outfit Çaykur Rizespor. 

In terms of the agreement, Paris retains an option to sign the eight-cap Bafana Bafana international on a permanent deal upon the conclusion of his loan spell.

"New arrival in the Capital! Paris FC and Rizespor have reached an agreement for the loan until the end of the season with the option to buy Lebogang Phiri," the club announced on Wednesday.