EXCLUSIVE: Cardiff confident of completing deal for Ligue 1 winger

Younousse Sankhare TEAMtalk

Cardiff City are confident of sealing a deal for Bordeaux winger Younousse Sankhare, TEAMtalk can reveal.

Neil Warnock has been tracking the 29-year-old left sider all summer, but now talks are progressing and they are hopeful of getting a deal over the line.

A number of Premier League club had been looking at him, but Cardiff are now heading the chase and believe they will land him.

Sankhare has just two years left on his contract at Bordeaux, and could quickly be on his way out of the French club.

We revealed Cardiff’s interest in the Senegalese international last month, with things having moved on further since then.

The Welsh side now believe they can complete the deal before Thursday’s transfer deadline.