Talks in the clubhouse of the national champion: Olimpija would like to keep Latvian, but Justas Lasickas wants a longer contract than offered
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Justas Lasickas is one of the players who will soon be free to talk to other clubs. The Lithuanian international, who has already played 45 games for his country, has a contract with Olimpija until the end of the current season. However, after he recently became an important member of the Green-Whites’ strike eleven, the Slovenian champion’s management has already expressed its wish to extend their cooperation.
According to our information, talks between the 26-year-old and the Olimpija management took place at the club premises this week. The latter presented its conditions, Justas Lasickas its expectations. So far, the talks have not yet borne fruit, but this time it is not about money, but about the length of the contract.
As we have learnt, Olimpija has offered the former Zalgiris, Zemun, Jagiellonia and Vozdovec has offered a one-year extension, while Justas Lasickas, who has played 47 games for the Stožice club so far, is much more inclined to sign at least a two-year contract.
Justas Lasickas joined Olimpija last summer, when Mladen Rudonja was still the sporting director of Olimpija and the legendary Croatian Robert Prosinečki was the coach of the national team.
This text was automatically translated using AI.