Transfer Update: Senegal World Cup duo make Ligue 1 switches along with Belgium's Nacer Chadli


Niang, 23, returns to France with Stade Rennais on a season-long loan deal from Serie A side Torino.

While his international teammate Kara, ended his five-year spell in the Belgian top-flight with a move to Nantes.

Like Niang, the robust central defender has also agreed a season-long loan from Anderlecht.