St Etienne sign Sanogo from Bremen

PARIS - Ivory Coast forward Boubacar Sanogo has joined St Etienne from German club Werder Bremen for an undisclosed fee, the Ligue 1 team said on their website on Thursday.

The 26-year-old, who had a spell on loan at German rivals Hoffenheim last season, has agreed a three-year contract.

St Etienne are bottom of Ligue 1 after two defeats in two games.