Sydney Olympic is proud to announce the signing of Harris and Michael Gaitatzis.
Harris returns to the club after a stint with Rockdale City Suns where he continues to be one of the Leagues most skillful players, while Michael returns after a stint with Gladesville Ryde Magic where he was the leading goal scorer in the 2018 NPL 3 competition.
Head Coach Abbas Saad was delighted by the signing of the brothers, stating:
“They are quality players that will add further ammunition to our teams attacking philosophy”.
“I have been impressed by how hungry both boys are to join our squad and make the most of their move back to Olympic, they will be a good fit and provide increased depth and options to our squad, it is great to have them back”. Saad added.
The brothers were equally as excited to re-join Olympic and be playing together again:
“Olympic has always been a club I have held close to my heart and after a few years away I’m excited to be coming back to play some quality football, with a great group of guys” said Harris
“I know we’re going to have a strong season and I’m very much looking forward to wearing the blue and white jersey again” he added.
Michael said “I am grateful for the opportunity to return to the club where I spent 3 great seasons, I am excited to build on the success the club experienced in 2018 and I look forward to achieving further success in 2019”.
The players will join the squad for the start of the pre-season, where the players will get together for an induction meeting and dinner on Monday 12 November.