Swiss club Sion signs Tunisia midfielder Darragi
Swiss club FC Sion says it has reached agreement to sign Tunisia
midfielder Oussama Darragi at the end of the season.
Sion says Darragi will sign a four-year contract to move from
African Champions League winner Esperance.
The 24-year-old Darragi also helped Tunisia reach the African
Cup of Nations quarterfinals this month.
Sion says Darragi had been courted by Inter Milan, Marseille and
Sion faces a fight to retain its top-tier status for next
season. It is appealing a 36-point deduction by the Swiss Football
Association for taking legal disputes with UEFA and FIFA to civil
The club is 16 points adrift in last place and faces a likely
relegation playoff with a second-tier team.