Rangers have announced the capture of Lassana Coulibaly on a season-long loan from French Ligue 1 outfit
The deal, subject to international clearance, makes the Mali international Steven Gerrard’s eighth signing for the Gers, ahead of his first managerial stint.
Ahead of last season, the 22-year-old joined
📝#RangersFC can today announce the signing of Lassana Coulibaly on a season long loan from French side @AngersSCO subject to international clearance.
➡️ Full information: https://t.co/Pu3LJ17WxP pic.twitter.com/jxJkJIpQm9 — Rangers Football Club (@RangersFC) July 10, 2018
“Rangers can today [Tuesday] announce the signing of Lassana Coulibaly on a season-long loan from French side Angers, subject to international clearance,” read a statement on club website.
“The 22-year-old makes an exciting eighth addition to Steven Gerrard’s squad as the manager strengthens his midfield options even further.
“The Mali international arrives in Glasgow as a talented prospect who has been a mainstay in Ligue 1 for the past three seasons despite his young age.”
Gerrard will be able to add Coulibaly to his Europa League squad, as they begin their qualifying campaign against Macedonian outfit, FK Shkupi on Thursday.
They are allowed to register players to their European squad at least 24 hours before the first leg of their first qualifying round clash.