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Mali forward Diabate signs for Leicester

23-year-old roped in four and-a-half year deal

18:18 January 13, 2018

London: Malian forward Fousseni Diabate signed for Premier League side Leicester City from French Ligue 2 outfit Ajaccio on Saturday the English club announced. The France-born 22-year-old has represented Mali at Under-20 and under-23 level. “Leicester City Football Club have completed a deal to sign highly-rated attacker Fousseni Diabate from French Ligue 2 side Gazelec Ajaccio for an undisclosed fee,” read the club’s statement. “The 22-year-old Mali youth international, who can play as both a central striker and on either wing, has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal at King Power Stadium.”