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OFFICIAL: Tunisia’s Wahbi Khazri moves to Sunderland

Wahbi Khazri Sunderland

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Tunisian midfielder  has signed for Premier League outfit Sunderland AFC from Girondins Bordeaux.

The French side’s official website had confirmed that the player will be leaving Bordeaux, and that they are currently searching for a replacement.

The 24-year-old midfielder has agreed a four-and-a-half-year deal with Sam Allardyce’s side.

Khazri started his footballing career with Ajaccio, then moved to SC Bastia and after a five-year stint, he signed a four-year contract with Bordeaux. Now the French-born Tunisian will join the Premier League for the first time.

The Black Cats have also signed Ivory Coast defender Lamine Kone from Lorient FC for an undisclosed fee.

In addition to being a hardcore football fan, Abdelrahman is a communications enthusiast who works in marketing, advertising, content creation and PR.

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