Montpellier HSC have announced the signing of Wahbi Khazri from relegated Saint-Étienne. The forward has made 100 appearances for the Green Whites, scoring 33 goals. The Tunisian has joined Montpellier HSC on a free after his deal with the Saints ran out.
The club announced“MHSC records today the arrival of Tunisian international Wahbi Khazri. he will wear the number 99.Wahbi Khazri will be the first player in MHSC history to wear number 99
Wahbi Khazri mentioned: “I am very happy to be here. It’s a new challenge. I think I needed it and now I hope to help the club grow, achieve its goals and give my best, he explained when signing. I hope to have fun, to provide it to people who love this club and that we will all have a great adventure together.
The club’s president Laurent Nicollin said: “I am very happy with the signing of Wahbi at the MHSC. It was a priority for us to strengthen our attack; it is now done and I am delighted, underlined the President of Montpellier. We had good contact with him. I hope he will continue to score goals as he has done for many years in Ligue 1. And that he will carry the team high.”