Gourcuff seals Bordeaux switch

29 May 2009 09:52
Midfielder Yoann Gourcuff has completed a permanent move to Bordeaux from AC Milan, following a successful season-long loan back in France. The 22-year-old has helped the Girondins to the verge of the French title and is happy to commit his future to Bordeaux. He told the club's official website: "I am very pleased to continue the sporting adventure I started with Les Girondins. "My decision to sign with the club has come about throughout the season. "We managed to create all conditions for a sporting success, while fostering true relationships within the squad. "I learned a lot when I was at AC Milan and I would also like to thank the players and the leaders of the club with which I was learning at the highest level."

Source: ESA