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Burnley sign Lyon's Maxwell Cornet

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Dan Burke

Burnley have completed the signing of Lyon wing-back Maxwell Cornet.

The Ivorian international has signed a five-year contract at Turf Moor and Lyon have confirmed the deal is worth €15m with 15% going to Cornet’s previous club Metz.

“I am excited to be joining Burnley in the Premier League and to play with and against many of the greatest players in the world,” the 24-year-old told the club’s official website.

“I have developed the greatest respect for Burnley and what the club has done. I welcome the challenge of hard work and am fully committed to doing what I can to contribute. I look forward to what we can achieve.”