Cardiff City sign striker Idriss Saadi from Clermont Foot

Idriss Saadi
Idriss Saadi (left) in action for former club St Etienne against German side Wolfsburg

Cardiff City have signed striker Idriss Saadi from French second division side Clermont Foot.

France Under-19 international Saadi is of Algerian descent and started his career at St Etienne.

The 23-year-old joined Clermont in 2014 and scored 18 league goals last season.

Meanwhile, Cardiff forward Javi Guerra has joined Spanish side Rayo Vallecano while fellow forward Etien Velikonja has completed a season-long loan move to Lierse SK in Belgium.

Guerra made just five appearances for the Bluebirds following his 2014 arrival from Real Valladolid.

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