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Transfer news: Bayern Munich left-back Diego Contento is set to join Ligue 1 side Bordeaux

Last Updated: 09/08/14 7:52pm

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Diego Conteto: Set to join Bordeaux

Diego Conteto: Set to join Bordeaux

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Diego Contento is set to leave Bayern Munich and join Bordeaux, ending a 19-year association with the Bundesliga club.

The 24-year-old left-back's association with Bayern began when he was just five and he has since made 49 league appearances, winning three league titles and the Champions League in 2013.

A statement published on Bayern's official website said Contento's move to France depends on him passing a medical at Bordeaux but, should the transfer go through, he will work under Willy Sagnol.

The retired France defender is the new head coach at the Stade Chaban-Delmas and played for Bayern for nine years. He won five German championships and the European Cup while in Munich.

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