Loading Live Scoring...
*All times CAT (GMT+2)

Football | Africa

Ousseynou Ndiaye © Lyon

Lyon sign Senegalese youngster

Senegal attacking midfielder Ousseynou Ndiaye has inked a three-year professional contract with French Ligue 1 club Olympique Lyonnais.

The 18-year-old signed the deal on Monday joining from Diambars FC de Saly, a football academy in Senegal.

Ndiaye is excited with signing for the French club and hopes to be "an example".

He however admitted that he still has a long way to go.

"I am very happy to sign at the OL. It is a great club. It's a dream to be here. I want to be an example for the people I left behind in Senegal. It's never easy to get a professional contract. There are still many steps ahead of me," Ndiaye said.


More expert analysis and opinion from Sport24
The opinions expressed by Sport24 experts and bloggers are theirs alone, and do not necessarily represent those of SuperSport

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Other Live Streaming

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming