Former Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng joined Ligue 1 facet Lyon on Wednesday after his contract with the German giants expired.
Boateng, 32, a World Cup winner with Germany in 2014, has agreed a two-year cope with the French facet.
Boateng was an everyday on the coronary heart of the Bayern defence for a decade throughout which the facet received 9 consecutive Bundesliga titles, making 229 appearances. He began 29 Bundesliga video games final season.
Lyon, who final received their French title in 2008, have made an unbeaten begin to the brand new season and Boateng is about to switch Brazilian Marcelo, who has been despatched to play for the reserves after “inappropriate behaviour” following August’s defeat to Angers.