Newcastle United midfielder Sylvain Marveaux is pleased with his loan move to Guingamp.

Marveaux admits he had to quit Newcastle with little chance of first team opportunity.

"I wanted to leave Newcastle United to play more football.

"I need to play."

Now he hopes to help Ligue 1Guingamp qualify for Europe.

He said: "I reached the quarter-finals of the Europa League with Newcastle and with Rennes, I hope to do the same with Guingamp."

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