Yoann Gourcuff joins Bordeaux

BORDEAUX, June 3 (Ligue 1) - Bordeaux are on the verge of completing the signing of AC Milan player Yoann Gourcuff one-year loan deal.

The France Under-21 international has found himself surplus to requirements at the Rossoneri and presented in only 15 games last season.

The 21-year anxiously awaits the return to his country of origin which could be made permanent Bordeaux should decide to exercise an option in the agreement.

Gourcuff said french newspaper L'Equipe: "It is ideal for me. The coming season is very important for my career.

"Bordeaux is a club and stable. This is a year's loan deal with an option to purchase".

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