Undefeated so far in the 2022/23 season of Portuguese football, the Benfica is more a leader than ever in Call us with 37 points gained in 13 games, 12 wins and only one draw. In addition, in Champions League the Portuguese team managed to pass first in the group ahead of PSG.
A lot has been said, thanks to the good performance of the team’s defensive sector, mainly through the good defenses of the Greek goalkeeper Odysseas Vlachodimos, one of the main players of the team commanded by Roger Schmidt. Therefore, according to the Portuguese press, the reds are interested in renewing the contract with the Portuguese goalkeeper.
To know, Vlachodimos he has been in charge of Benfica’s goal since the 2018 season, where he arrived and has already established himself as a starter in the team. The goalkeeper’s contract ends in 2024, but Benfica wants to anticipate the archer’s contract renewal, as he has been probed by Premier League teams and also Italian football.
Apparently, Odysseas Vlachodimos will even renew and close the door to any rumor that the press points out. Happy in Lisbon and competing at a high level, the goalkeeper has everything any player could want. Therefore, the great tendency is for him to remain in front of the goal of the eagles🇧🇷
— Odysseas Vlachodimos (@vlachOD1mos) November 14, 2022
With a contract until June 2024, this is a player that Benfica intends to renew immediately. Valued at around 15 million euros (R$ 83.7 million), Vlachodimos he has already commented on his situation at Sport Lisboa e Benfica and guarantees that he is very happy in Lisbon.
With the Benfica shirt, the goalkeeper entered the field 194 times, in addition, he won the Portuguese League in 2018/19 and the Portuguese Super Cup in 2020, in addition to having won a tournament with the youth teams of the German national team, being the Sun-19 Euro 2017.
It is worth remembering that while playing at the grassroots, the player defended the colors of the German national team, but as a professional he preferred to defend the colors of the Greece, due to the fact that the athlete has a dual nationality. Before arriving at Benfica, the player played for Stuttgart from Germany and the panathinaikos from Greece.
Finally, the Grelo/German goalkeeper is one of the main names of the team, where he has great identification by the fans and also by the board. Therefore, the great trend in Portugal is for the athlete to remain in the team, where he has had a great season so far.