Olympiacos take Kazim on loan

Turkey forward Colin Kazim-Richards has joined Olympiacos from Galatasaray on loan until the end of the season, the Greek Super League champions have announced.

No financial details of the loan agreement were revealed by Olympiacos, but they have the option of signing the player on a permanent two-year basis at the end of the season.

Kazim, 25, has played for the Turkish national team in 34 matches, scoring twice. At club level, he previously played for English sides Bury, Brighton and Hove Albion and Sheffield United, before a four-year stint at Fenerbahce.

He spent the 2010/11 season on loan at French side Toulouse and this season has played in 29 matches for Galatasaray, scoring five goals.