Monaco pointer Belgian midfielder Youri Tielemans from Anderlecht


Youri Tielemans scored 16 goals in 49 appearances for Anderlecht this past season. (Source: Reuters)

Monaco have sealed 20-year-old midfielder Youri Tielemans on a five-year understanding from Belgian side Anderlecht, a French champions pronounced on Wednesday. Monaco have sealed 20-year-old midfielder Youri Tielemans on a five-year understanding from Belgian side Anderlecht, a French champions pronounced on Wednesday.

Tielemans scored 16 goals in 49 appearances for Anderlecht this past season, assisting them turn Belgian champions and swell to a quarter-finals of a Europa League, where they mislaid to contingent winners Manchester United.

“Monaco is a bar with an desirous project, recognized on a European stage, and that relies on immature players,” Tielemans told a Monaco website after similar to a understanding reported to be value 25 million euros ($28.10 million).

“I am really happy to be here. we will now do all probable to swell here and repay a certainty a bar have shown in me.”

Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev also welcomed Tielemans, who has warranted 3 caps for a Belgian inhabitant team.

“Youri won a Belgian championship and was voted a best player. He was courted by really large clubs though it is Monaco with whom he chose to make progress,” Vasilyev said.

“We are really happy since it proves a augmenting lure of a project. His attainment is in line with a plan of recruiting gifted immature players.”

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