Feyenoord have completed the signing of Eljero Elia from Werder Bremen on two-year contract.
Elia, 28, spent the second half of the 2014-15 season on loan at Southampton from Bremen, scoring two goals in 16 appearances for the Premier League club.
Bremen's sporting director Rouven Schroder said in June that Southampton had wanted to sign Elia on a permanent deal, though kicker reported that the Ronald Koeman's side were not willing to pay the Netherlands international's €5.5 million release...
Graziano Pelle scored against his former club as Southampton beat Feyenoord 3-0 in a preseason friendly on Thursday.
Pelle, who played for Southampton boss Ronald Koeman at the Dutch club before moving to the Premier League last summer, tapped in his goal to open the scoring just before half-time.
Maya Yoshida headed home just after the hour mark to double the lead and substitute Juanmi capped the scoring late on.
Jordy Clasie also started for Southampton after moving from Feyenoord for a reported...