Valencia chief Vazquez welcomes new signing Cissokho

Valencia sporting director Braulio Vazquez has welcomed their deal for Lyon fullback Aly Cissokho. The France international joined Los Che on Friday.

Valencia sporting director Braulio Vazquez has welcomed their deal for Lyon fullback Aly Cissokho.

The France international joined Los Che on Friday.

Vazquez said: “Aly is a player with vast international experience that belies his youth. He has played for the French national team and has participated in high-level games in competitions such as the Champions League.

"Cissokho is physically powerful, very strong defensively and someone who will increase the competitiveness of the team - especially on the left side. With him and Mathieu we have the position extremely well covered."

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