Valencia sign France's Rami

Lille's France defender Adil Rami has signed for Primera Liga side Valencia, the Spanish club announced today.

The 25-year-old will be loaned back to Lille until the end of the season and will join Valencia in July.

Rami has signed a contract until 30 June, 2015, according to the club, but they gave no information on the transfer fee.

Lille had an an offer of €11 million from Marseille for Rami, but the player prefered to join Valencia, currently fourth in Spain's top division.