Leicester announced this Friday the signing of the Lille Boubakary Soumaré midfielder, who signed until 2026. According to English media, the English club would have paid the French about 20 million euros for the player.
Trained at Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), Soumaré (22) signed for Lille at 18. Last season, the media played 40 games for the French champions, including 8 in the Europa League.
“I am very happy to be able to play in the Premier League and for a great club like Leicester. I will be able to progress as a player. It’s a good decision, ”Soumaré said in statements to the King Power Stadium club’s website. It is the second summer signing of Leicester (FA Cup champion) after that of Zambian striker Patson Daka, also 22 years old and from Salzburg,