Cristian Battocchio: Watford midfielder to join Stade Brestois

Cristian Battocchio
Cristian Battocchio made 36 league starts for Watford

Watford midfielder Cristian Battocchio has agreed to join Stade Brestois on a two-year contract, according to the French club.

The Italian, 23, who initially joined Watford on loan before signing a three-year deal in July 2013, played 65 times in all competitions for the club.

He spent last season on loan with Italian Serie B side Virtus Entella.

Stade Brestois, who finished sixth in Ligue 2 last season, say he will have a medical on Tuesday afternoon.

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