French-Egyptian Haissem Hassan joins Villarreal from Châteauroux
Spanish side Villarreal on Friday announced the signing of 18-year-old attacking midfielder Haissem Hassan from Ligue 2 club Châteauroux for an undisclosed fee believed to be above €2m.
Brentford, Lille and Fiorentina had all been in negotiations to sign the player, but Unai Emery’s side won out.Like us on Facebook & follow us on Twitter to receive all the live games alerts or subscribe to our web browser notifecations. You can also download our Andriod App here on Google Play
The French U17s international has signed a 4-year contract with the La Liga club.
Hassan was born in Paris, France to an Egyptian father and Tunisian mother. He is a youth international for France.
Hassan signed his first professional contract with Châteauroux on 1 June 2018 at the age of 16.