Berbatov makes Monaco move

Fulham have confirmed striker Dimitar Berbatov has joined Ligue 1 side Monaco on a permanent deal.

The 33-year-old's move on transfer deadline day comes after the Cottagers brought in Olympiakos striker .

Berbatov has scored five goals in 19 appearances for Fulham this season and 19 in 51 since joining on a free transfer from Manchester United on deadline day in August 2012.

He had been linked with a return to former club Tottenham and their north London rivals Arsenal this month but he has instead left the country for the south of France.