Tunisian midfielder Saber Khlifa set to join Marseille

Saber Khlifa

Tunisia international Saber Khlifa is set to join Marseille from fellow French side Evian.

Marseille said on their website that the midfielder would join once he has passed a medical this week.

The 26-year-old 26, scored 13 goals, including a 60-metre stunner, from 25 league games last season.

Khlifa will experience a step up in class with Marseille, who will play in the Champions league this season after finishing second in Ligue 1 last term.

Meanwhile, Senegalese striker Modou Sougou has moved from Marseille to Evian on a season-long loan.