Monaco finally decided to let go Edgar Salli. Yet he was one of the big hopes of the French club on arrival, but could never impose himself. After a series of loan to Lens in French second division, Academica Coimbra in Portugal and FC St. Gallen in Switzerland, the Cameroon international will know another championship, the Bundesliga 2.
This Thursday, Edgar Salli has successfully completed the medical examination and signed a contract with the club. After agreeing with Monaco who discharged his last year of contract he has chosen the German club. He will wear the famous number 7 shirt.
“We are happy that Edgar Salli opted for the club. He is a versatile offensive player and thereby gives us more possibilities,” says Andreas Bornemann, head of sports of Nuremberg. “He brings a lot of speed with him and as showed in the last season in St. Gallen, he can score as well as contribute to the game to the last goal of passes.”
For the player, “the step in German football is an exciting challenge for me. Nuremberg tried very hard to have me and I’m happy to be here. I hope to find my way here quickly and I could help the The team soon, “said Edgar Salli.