Football: Willem Geubbels signs for Monaco from Lyon

first_img“Impatient de connaître mes nouveaux coéquipiers, d’apprendre auprès d’eux !”Inside avec @WillemGeubbels pour sa 1ère journée sous ses nouvelles couleurs ! #WelcomeToMonaco pic.twitter.com/D2rLtQwNIP— AS Monaco (@AS_Monaco) June 19, 2018Read Also:FIFA World Cup 2018: England Boss Gareth Southgate dislocates his shoulderFIFA World Cup 2018: Iran vs Spain Review Advertisement AdvertisementThe 16-year-old France U-17 International was signed for €20m (around $23m). He made two appearances for Lyon last season and became the youngest player to appear in a Europa League match and has also scored 12 goals in 21 games for France from the youth level to U-18. He is also the first player born in the 21st century to play in Ligue 1.Geubbels is a product of Lyon’s successful youth system.He added: “I am very happy to sign at AS Monaco. It is a historic club that plays in the Champions League and plays the leading roles every year in Ligue 1.”… pic.twitter.com/fsxlnzVBav— AS Monaco (@AS_Monaco) June 19, 2018“The arrival of Willem Geubbels is part of our ambition to develop the best European talent,” Monaco CEO Vadim Vasilyev said on their club website.“Willem has already demonstrated a lot of qualities and great potential. With patience and a lot of work, we are convinced that he will arrive at the top level.”🖋 L’AS Monaco est heureux d’annoncer la signature de @WillemGeubbels ! #WelcomeToMonaco pic.twitter.com/mOL1jIWooa— AS Monaco (@AS_Monaco) June 19, 2018last_img read more