Bordeaux have revealed they hope to complete the signing of Charlton Athletic defender Souleymane Diawara this week.

The 28-year-old is set to join the Ligue 1 club on a four-year deal, subject to a medical.

The Senegal international joined Charlton from Sochaux in August 2006, and played in 22 Premier League matches as the London club suffered relegation last season.

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