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Guidolin takes Sissoko to Udinese

Published: Friday 1 July 2011, 22.56CET
Udinese Calcio coach Francesco Guidolin has boosted his midfield options by signing Abdoul Wahid Sissoko, brother of Juventus's Mohamed Sissoko, from AS Troyes EC.
Guidolin takes Sissoko to Udinese
Francesco Guidolin has added Abdoul Wahid Sissoko to his midfield ranks ©Getty Images
 
 
 
Published: Friday 1 July 2011, 22.56CET

Guidolin takes Sissoko to Udinese

Udinese Calcio coach Francesco Guidolin has boosted his midfield options by signing Abdoul Wahid Sissoko, brother of Juventus's Mohamed Sissoko, from AS Troyes EC.

Udinese Calcio coach Francesco Guidolin has boosted his midfield options with the signing of Abdoul Wahid Sissoko from AS Troyes EC for a reported fee of €1.5m.

The 21-year-old French-Malian midfielder , who is the younger brother of Juventus player Mohamed Sissoko, signed a five-year deal with the Friulani, a statement on the club's website confirmed on Friday. Sissoko spent the last three seasons with French Ligue 2 club Troyes, making 49 league appearances but now has the opportunity of UEFA Champions League football, with Udinese in the hat for the third qualifying round later this summer.

Last updated: 01/07/11 23.04CET

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