Dutch Eerste Divisie

Southampton signs Morocco forward Boufal from Lille

LONDON (AP) Southampton has broken its club record for a transfer fee to sign Morocco forward Sofiane Boufal from Lille.

The English Premier League team said on Monday the 22-year-old Boufal signed a five-year deal.

The fee was not disclosed. British media have reported Boufal is costing Southampton 17 million pounds ($22.25 million).