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Lyon agree deal for Bordeaux playmaker Gourcuff

August 23, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Lyon will sign Bordeaux playmaker Yoann Gourcuff after the two clubs agreed a fee for the French international believed to be around €22 million.

Gourcuff has been one of the stars of French football in recent years, having failed to make the breakthrough at AC Milan, and has been tipped to fill the shoes of Zinedine Zidane in the national side.

A hugely important figure for Bordeaux last season, he has now decided to continue his career elsewhere - after influential manager ...

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