OGC Nice sign in-principle agreement with Sneijder for one season
OGC Nice has Sunday evening an in-principle agreement reached with Wesley Sneijder over a contract for one season. The 33-year-old midfielder arrived earlier in the day in France, to his transfer to the club from Ligue 1 to finish.
The record international of Orange comes press conference is over Galatasaray, where in July his contract was terminated. Sneijder was last month also in talks with FC Utrecht, but the arrival of the born Utrechter was financially infeasible for the Domstedelingen.
Sneijder was the last month also linked with a transfer to Sampdoria and the American MLS, but chooses Nice, that last week was too strong for Ajax in the qualifying round of the Champions League.
The French club, where Mario Champions under contract takes it into the play-offs against Napoli for a place in the main draw of the miljoenenbal.
With his choice for the French league continues to Move in the picture for Orange. The team of coach Dick Advocaat plays on the 31st of August is a crucial duel with France in the world cup qualification.
Un accord de principe est intervenu ce dimanche entre l’OGC Nice et Wesley Sneijder !?? #Mercato #IssaNissa
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Sneijder, who in June against Luxembourg with 131 international matches record international of Orange, was at Galatasaray, one of the earners. Last season he made five goals in 27 matches played for the number four of the Turkish Süper Lig.
In total it was Sneijder 35 time accurate for ‘Gala’ in 123 matches in the Turkish Süper Lig. He was with the Turkish club two-time champion (2013 and 2015) and won three times the belgian cup (2014, 2015 and 2016).
Nice is Sneijder the fifth club in his career. The midfielder started his career at Ajax and played successively for Real Madrid (2007-2009), Internazionale (2009-2013) and Galatasaray (2013-2017). With Inter won back to serie a in 2010, the Champions League.
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