Sneijder signs a contract with OGC Nice and get number 10
The transfer of Wesley Sneijder to OGC Nice completed. The midfielder is Monday afternoon by the medical examination came, and signs a contract for a season at the French club with the option for another season.
The record international of the Netherlands plays in the coming season, wearing number 10. The 33-year-old Sneijder takes the number of team-mate Mika Le Bihan.
The plan is that the Utrechter Monday afternoon even though on the training ground appears for the first time with his new team mates to train.
Sneijder was since last month press conference after Galatasaray decided to cancel the contract to terminate. Since then he was linked to transfers to the United States, Italy, FC Utrecht and Ajax. Eventually chose the Former so for the French league.
OGC Nice was last year, third in the Ligue 1. The team of coach Lucien Favre retired last week Ajax in the third qualifying round of the Champions League. In the play-offs plays Nice against the Italian Napoli for a place in the group stage of the miljoenenbal.
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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 league games. 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.