Striker Nimani makes Burnley move

22 January 2010 04:05
Burnley have confirmed the signing of Monaco striker Frederic Nimani on a five-month loan deal, with a view to a possible permanent transfer.The 21-year-old scored seven goals in his first full season with Monaco, but has found first-team chances hard to come by this campaign. [LNB]Birmingham and Bolton were also reported to have been interested. [LNB]But new Clarets boss Brian Laws won the race to clinch his first signing since taking over from Owen Coyle. [LNB][LNB] Good to hear - wonder if he'll play against Bolton AndyattheTurf The France Under-21 international came up through the Monaco youth ranks and has had loan experience at Lorient and Sedan. [LNB]Nimani has played eight times for Monaco this season, scoring once.

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