Malian forward Fousseni Diabate signed for Premier League side Leicester City from French Ligue 2 outfit Ajaccio on Saturday the English club announced.
#lcfc have completed a deal to sign highly-rated attacker Fousseni Diabaté from Gazélec Ajaccio! ➡️ https://t.co/ZQKhxD8Vpq pic.twitter.com/3FpewxRMyz
— Leicester City (@LCFC) January 13, 2018
The France-born 22-year-old has represented Mali at Under-20 and under-23 level.
“Leicester City Football Club have completed a deal to sign highly-rated attacker Fousseni Diabate from French Ligue 2 side Gazelec Ajaccio for an undisclosed fee,” read the club’s statement.
“The 22-year-old Mali youth international, who can play as both a central striker and on either wing, has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal at King Power Stadium.”
Diabate has made 20 appearances for Ajaccio this term.