Lille sign Ivory Coast midfielder Gervinho
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Last Updated: Wednesday, July 22, 2009, 09:14
  
Milan: Ivory Coast midfielder Gervinho has joined Lille on a three-year contract and will team up with his former coach, the Ligue 1 club said.

Gervinho, 22, turned professional with Belgian team Beveren in 2005. Two years later, he moved to French club Le Mans under coach Rudi Garcia, who became Lille manager last month.

Local media reports estimated the fee was around 6 million euros (USD 8.5 million).

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First Published: Wednesday, July 22, 2009, 09:14


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