Camel Meriem signs 2-year deal with Nice

Former France midfielder Camel Meriem has signed a two-year deal

with Nice.

Meriem joined on a free transfer as he was out of contract with

his former club Arles-Avignon, which was relegated from the first

division this season.

The 31-year-old Meriem has played 289 matches in the French

first division, scoring 22 goals.

He played three matches for France under former coach Raymond

Domenech.