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Waigo's to Saints

Southampton have signed Papa Waigo on a season long loan from Fiorentina.

The Senegalese international arrives from the Seria A and feels like he has a point to prove: 'I am excited to be coming to England and I'm looking forward to showing the Southampton fans what I can do.' He told the official website.

The 25-year-old has spent his whole career in Italy, starting at Verona in 2002.

The fast striker will strengthen the Saints attack, and Saints boss Alan Pardew feels Waigo can bring a lot to the side: 'We wanted another creative player and he comes highly recommended.

'He's a quick, creative forward player who will help us score more goals and I can't wait to see him in a Saints shirt.'

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Writer: Abe Hawken Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 2 2009

Time: 7:38PM

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Another good signing! He's fast and talented, and I reckon he'll do well in L1. Hopefully this gives Saga a kick up the backside and now we have hungry strikers wanting to play for us.
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02/09/2009 19:43:00

I'm glad that we are strengthening the squad. Clearly it isn't good enough! Bringing in Waigo and Jaidi are two good, strong players and will definitely make us a stronger outfit.
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02/09/2009 19:46:00

Delighted with this signing, Waigo, Lambo, Pato and Saga should give us enough goals to get us going in the right direction. COYR
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02/09/2009 21:15:00

they do like their papas in senegal
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