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French footballers crossing the Channel for the Premier League

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Norwich City's Alex Tettey (L) challenges for the ball with Chelsea's Victor Moses, 26 December, 2012
Norwich City's Alex Tettey (L) challenges for the ball with Chelsea's Victor Moses, 26 December, 2012 Reuters/Toby Melville

There's a growing number of top Ligue 1 players leaving France for England's Premier League. Loic Remy and Mathieu Debuchy have recently joined Queens Park Rangers and Newcastle while Rennes could be about to lose Yann M'Vila. His old team mate Alex Tettey is with Norwich following a summer move away from Ligue 1. He spoke to RFI.