Tunisian striker Wahbi Khazri is on the verge of joining France’s Montpellier from Saint-Étienne, who have been promoted to second-tier clubs, according to first president Laurent Nicolin.
“Wahbi is currently undergoing a medical examination and it will be announced that he will join Montpellier tonight (Monday) or tomorrow,” Nikolin said at a press conference on Monday.
“After that, we will look for two or three players, depending on the desire of the coach.”
Khazri (31) has extensive experience playing in French stadiums, where he got his first experience in the ranks of Bastia, a club that witnessed its formation, then defended the colors of Bordeaux (2014-2016), then Rennes (2017) -2018). ) and finally Saint-Étienne (2018-22).
Khazri also spent one season in the English Premier League with Sunderland (2016-2017).