Newcastle sign Sibierski from Man City

August 31, 2006

Newcastle United have made a surprise swoop for Manchester City midfielder Antoine Sibierski.

The 32-year-old moves to St James' Park for an undisclosed fee, after falling out of favour at Eastlands.

He spent three seasons at City and scored 11 goals in 92 appearances.

Sibierski is capable of playing in attack and before joining City had spells with Lille, Auxerre, Nantes andn Lens.