Madrid, June 20 – FC Barcelona introduced the signing of 18-year-old Senegalese central defender Mikayil Faye from Croatian facet NK Kostosija Zagreb, underneath a contract lasting till the top of June 2027.
Faye is slated to begin the following season with Barcelona’s B-team, Barca Atletic. Nonetheless, he’ll accompany the primary group on their pre-season tour of the USA and frequently practice with Xavi Hernandez’s squad, reviews Xinhua.
“I’ve all the time dreamed of taking part in in Spain, notably with Barca,” mentioned Faye, who accomplished 13 appearances within the Croatian second division final season.
“I adorned my room with images of Barca, over my mattress and in my thoughts. I’ll commit my all as a result of the membership has expressed confidence in me. It’s a dream come true,” he assured.