CLAUDIO RANIERI has completed his first signing as Watford boss by bringing in defender Nicolas Nkoulou.
Claudio Ranieri has made his first signing as Watford boss[/caption]
Free agent Nicolas Nkoulou has joined the Hornets until end of season[/caption]
The Cameroon international, 31, has penned a contract until the end of the campaign.
He boasts a wealth of experience at both club and international level.
Nkoulou helped his country to African Cup of Nations success in 2017 plus he represented them twice at the World Cup.
The ace made his professional debut for Monaco in 2008.
He spent three years there before further spells in Ligue 1 with Marseille and Lyon prior to heading to Italy to join Torino in 2017.
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He made over 100 appearances for them but left when his contract expired at the end of last season.
The star will wear the No13 shirt for the Hornets.
And he has taken one of the two remaining spaces available in Watford’s squad.
The recently-promoted Vicarage Road outfit decided a change of manager was necessary as they headed into the international break sitting 15th with two wins from seven matches.
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