FC Köln have completed the signing of 24-year-old Montpellier midfielder Ellyes Skhiri for an undisclosed fee believed to be an initial €6m plus a further €2m in bonuses.
“The move to the Bundesliga comes at the right time for me. 1. FC Köln have taken a real interest in me and fully convinced me of the move. FC are a big and exciting club with plenty of tradition, which I can identify with really well. I’m looking forward to Köln, to my new team-mates and the fantastic fans,” said Skhiri.
The Tunisia international has signed a four-year deal with the Bundesliga club.