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Ligue 1 outfit Lille hold talks with Spartak Moscow over Majeed Waris deal

Published on: 22 August 2014
Majeed Waris

French Ligue 1 side Lille held talks with Spartak Moscow over the signing of Ghana striker Abdul Majeed Waris in anticipation of Salomon Kalou’s departure.

But the Les Dogues cannot meet his €5m asking price and are pushing for a possible loan deal which is a possibility.

Waris had successful six-month loan spell at Valenciennes last season when he scored nine goals in 16 Ligue 1 appearances.

According to sources, the player wants to return to France.

The 2014 FIFA World Cup player has made three appearances for Spartak Moscow in the Russian Premier League this term.