Gomis returns to homeland on season-long loan


The French striker scored 17 goals in 71 games for the Welsh side but now returns to his homeland on a season-long loan

Swansea City have announced the departure of striker Bafetimbi Gomis to Marseille on a season-long loan.

The 30-year-old was left out of the Swans’ squad for their pre-season tour of America. naijabet.com

Gomis made 18 starts and 15 substitute league appearances last season, scoring six goals, having arrived from Lyon on a free transfer in 2014.

The former France international graduated from the Saint-Etienne academy and went on to make 159 appearances.