Panathinaikos are set to make Gilberto Silva the highest paid player in Greek football by signing the Arsenal midfielder on a three-year contract.

According to Greek sports radio station Sport FM, the Brazilian star is expected to arrive in Athens Thursday afternoon to complete a medical and put pen to paper on his contract which was agreed by the player´s representatives last week.

He is then expected to be presented to the media later on Thursday.

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