Ligue 1 side AS Monaco this morning announced the marquee signing of 29-year-old French international striker Wissam Ben Yedder for a reported €40m.
He has signed a 5-year contract and joins a project that desperately needs a top striker in a record transfer for the Principality side.
DG Oleg Petrov has spoken about the deal:
“Wissam is a player with great talent, a complete attacker, who has proved himself at Toulouse and Sevilla, but also in international competitions, each time with his sense for the goal. He is also a player with an exceptional mentality. His arrival was an important moment for Monaco. His arrival was an important moment for Monaco. We are showing our desire to fight to build an ambitious team to achieve the club’s objectives.”