Defender Naby Sarr joins Sporting Lisbon

AFP| Updated: Jul 26, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

Lyon`s central defender Naby Sarr has signed for six years with Sporting Lisbon, the Portuguese club announced on Saturday.

The son of former Senegalese player Sarr Boubacar, the Marseille-born 20-year-old was a member of France`s victorious under-20 World Cup team in 2013.

The player`s buy-out clause has been set at 45 million euros ($60.4m), Sporting said.