Latest Football News – Youssef Aït Bennasser has been loaned for a season with an option to buy in Bordeaux, the Girondins and the ASM announced Friday.
Moroccan international midfielder Youssef Ait Bennasser joins Bordeaux in the form of a loan. The 23-year-old from Lorraine had been recruited in 2016 by Monaco, who had lent him in the wake to his training club in Nancy, and the following year in Caen. He had expressed the wish to Leonardo Jardim to leave the Monaco club as soon as he returned from the African Cup of Nations in July, and did not train anymore with the first team of the club of the Principality.
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During the last financial year, this versatile midfielder played his first matches with the ASM (18 in total) under the orders of Leonardo Jardim then Thierry Henry before being lent again last January to Saint-Etienne (13 matches played) . It is the first midfielder recruited by the Girondins during this transfer window.
According to various sources close to the record, the loan has an option to purchase that would be around 5 million euros, associated with various bonuses in case of resale of the player.