Cheyrou agrees Auxerre move
By Patrick Haond
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Lille's Benoit Cheyrou has agreed a four-year contract with Ligue 1 rivals Auxerre.
The midfielder, brother of Liverpool's Bruno, is to help cover for Teemu Tainio - as the Finn is likely to be out for a couple of months through injury
Guy Roux wanted a defensive midfield operator and confirmed his capture.
"He will be here early this morning to train with the squad," stated Roux.
The fee for Cheyrou's move has not been disclosed, but he praised the veteran coach's role in the transfer.
"Guy Roux said he counted on me," explained the former France Under-21 international.