Official: Lazio sign Djibril Cisse from Panathinaikos

The Italian club's official website confirmed the arrival of the French striker on a four-year deal, for a transfer fee believed to be in the region of €6 million


Djibril Cisse
Fee: Undisclosed
Contract: June 2015


Lazio have announced the signing of Djibril Cisse from Panathinaikos and he will join the rest of the squad on Tuesday evening after arriving in Italy to complete his transfer.

A statement on the Italian club's official website confirmed the striker will be playing in Serie A after flying into Rome for his medicals.

Transfer details were not disclosed by Lazio, but reports suggest the club paid Panathinaikos a €6 million fee.

The former Liverpool man has signed a four-year contract worth €2.1m per annum.

Lazio president Claudio Lotito told the press: "We have great quality now and we hope to show this on the pitch.

"All the players have quality and Cisse is eager to do well on the field."

Cisse, 29, is now expected to join up with the rest of his new team-mates for their pre-season training camp in Auronzo di Cadore.

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