El Ghazi definitive Ajax to Lille


El Ghazi definitive Ajax to Lille

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Anwar El Ghazi has on Tuesday signed a contract with Lille OSC. The French club will pay Ajax reportedly 8 million euros for the 21-year-old attacker.

El Ghazi traveled last week to Northern France for the medical examination, after which the transfer until Tuesday on Deadline Day was completed.

Ajax picked El Ghazi in 2013, way up from the youth of Sparta Rotterdam. After his debut in the season 2014/2015 he was soon a fixture in the national team by the then coach Frank de Boer.

In his first two seasons was the attacker for a total of twenty hits. He was in October 2015 by coach Danny Blind called for Orange and played against Kazakhstan and Turkey have so far been the only national football team.


This season lost El Ghazi under coach Peter Bosz are starting to Bertrand Traoré. After a serious incident at the training was the right-winger at the beginning of november for a month to reset to Ajax.

The last weeks had El Ghazi again a rise at Ajax, also because Traoré with Burkina Faso, active in the Africa Cup. The game of El Ghazi was not convincing, he knew this season not to score in competition.

Lille is the current number eleven of the Ligue 1, with just eight points more than hekkensluiter FC Lorient.

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