Bournemouth sign £10.5m Semenyo

Bournemouth sign £10.5m Semenyo

Bournemouth have completed the £10.5m transfer of striker Antoine Semenyo from Bristol City, beating off late competition from Crystal Palace.

The Cherries will pay a £9m fee plus £1.5m in add-ons for Semenyo, who has scored eight Championship goals for Bristol City this season.

The 23-year-old joins the Premier League side on a four-and-a-half-year deal, with the club retaining an option of a further year.

The Ghana international made 125 appearances for the Robins, scoring 21 goals and registering 22 assists.

Semenyo featured at the World Cup in Qatar, playing against Portugal and Uruguay.