FC Porto interested in Alassana Jatta

Monday, June 24, 2019

Portuguese football giants; FC Porto have shown interest in signing Gambian inform young striker Alassana Jatta, according to Estonian media, Soccernet.

The former Real de Banjul striker, who is currently in top form in the Estonian Meistriliiga, have scored eleven goals in eleven appearances so far for his side Paide Linnameeskond, this season.

The 20-year-old continue to make headlines in the Estonian Premier League after scoring five goals during Paide’s 7-0 hammering over FC Kuressaare on Wednesday, a feat that attracted the attention of FC Porto.

According to the Estonian sports press, the Portuguese top club wants The Gambian hot property for their B-team, with chief executive Jaanus Pruul saying, obviously there is a good interest in Alassana Jatta. “Our foreign players should move away from us in just one or two years. We do not have direct pressure to sell anyone but if the player is doing well, we must move forward from our vision. This shows that we are on the right track,” said Pruul.

He added that the strategy at Paide is foreign players finding talents, developing them and then sell them to the right foreign clubs, noting that Jatta is not the only Paide’s player attracting interest but his compatriot, Muhammed Sanneh

Author: Arfang M.S. Camara