Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Sports




La Liga

Barcelona signs another African star

After signing Arsenal Pierre Emerick Aubameyang , Xavi has now captured the signing of another African star in Ivorian international Franck Kessie as reported on

The AC Milan anchorman has signed a 3-year contract with the Spanish La Liga giants, he will form part of a 3 men central midfield that Barcelona traditionally play with.

His strength, skill and good passing technique will help Barcelona in the midfield when they come up against a very physical opposition.

Franck Kessie can play in all the three positions in the middle of the field whether as a number 10(playmaker), box-to-box midfielder and defensive midfielder he is an anchorman in the form of his countryman Yaya Toure.

His stats for this 2021/22 season:

30 appearances.

6 goals.

1 assist.

He has 52 international caps for the Ivorian national team and 5 goals.

He made his international football debut at the age of 17.

Content created and supplied by: Okzydeboy (via Opera News )

AC Milan Barcelona Franck Kessie Ivorian Pierre Emerick Aubameyang


Load app to read more comments