Fulham's Carlos Salcido set to join Tigres on loan

The Mexican full-back is poised to embark on a new challenge in his native country after just one year in the Premier League
Tigres have confirmed Fulham left-back Carlos Salcido is on the brink of joining the club on loan.

The 31-year-old defender will sign for Tigres on a season-long deal, with the Mexican side also having to the option to buy the 31-year-old.

Fulham have given Salcido permission to fly to Mexico to continue negotiations with Tigres.

Salcido, who arrived at Fulham after last summer's World Cup, began his career at Chivas, whom he left in 2006 to pursue a career in Europe with PSV.