Swede happy with Strasbourg stay
By Kent Hedlundh
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Strasbourg midfielder Pontus Farnerud says he was happy to stay.Strasbourg midfielder Pontus Farnerud says he was happy to stay with the French side and spurn the advances of Feyenoord.
The Dutch outfit were keen to sign the Sweden international on transfer deadline day, but the move broke down.
The 25-year-old admitted his agent was in talks with a move to De Kuip, but in the end he remained in Ligue 1.
Strasbourg were keen to keep Farnerud, and his agent Claes Elefalk says the decision was made by both parties.
"It was the best decision to take," Elefalk told Fotbolldirect.com.
"Both Pontus and Strasbourg agreed."