Valencia to sign France defender Cissokho from Lyon

  • Spanish soccer club Valencia is to sign France defender Aly Cissokho from Olympique Lyon subject to him passing a medical.

    The 24-year-old is set to agree a four-year contract with Spanish media reporting the deal was worth around $7.5 million.

    Cissokho is to help cover at left back after Valencia sold Spain full back Jordi Alba to rival club Barcelona.