Baggies move for El Ghanassy

  • Last Updated: July 11 2012, 18:34 BST

West Brom have completed the signing of Belgium international Yassine El Ghanassy on a season-long loan with an option to buy from AA Gent, the Barclays Premier League club confirmed today.

Yassine El Ghanassy: Loan move

El Ghanassy can play either as a striker or on either wing, and he has been handed the number 10 shirt at the Hawthorns after passing a medical.

Yassine El Ghanassy

7. Yassine El Ghanassy

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Baggies boss Steve Clarke said: "I'm delighted to welcome Yassine to the club.

"He is an exciting, young prospect who will hopefully add something different to our squad.

"This is a big move for Yassine and we'll have to be patient with him as he settles into a new country and gets to grips with the demands of the Barclays Premier League.

"But we believe he has got the raw talent to make an impact here."