Gambian youngster Alassana Jatta a Paide City Striker and this season’s top scorer has joined Danish first division side Viborg FF on a four-year deal from Estonia’s Paide Linnameeskond on Monday.
The transfer amount and condition and terms are confidential by agreement between the clubs. Several clubs interested in his service but Viborg showed more commitment in acquiring his service.
However the 20-year-old, who joined the Estonian club from Gambia’s Real de Banjul, has scored 13 times in 17 appearances this season.
“I am very happy to be here and am excited to get started here in Viborg. It’s a big challenge for me, but I love challenges,” the lanky forward said.
Head Coach of Paide City said ” i’m proud and very happy with Alassana Jatta he was with us for quite a short time, only half a year”. with his high ambition,consistent and purposeful work , He has earn an international treaty that we are all delighted with”.
“I wish him the best of success and his new club”. i am convinced with his diligence and i think he will soon realize his potential .
Sports Manager Jesper Fredberg is looking forward to getting the striker into the squad.
– We really look forward to seeing him in the green jersey. He has a great potential and we believe that together in our environment we can develop him into a profile for VFF.
– It has been a long scouting process and we have emphasized that he has already proven that he can make a living in Europe, says Jesoer Fredberg.
– We have had some conversations with him, and we have got a good impression that he will also fall socially here in Viborg, concludes the sports manager.
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