Hicham Faik leaves after this season Excelsior press conference for SV Zulte Waregem. The 25-year-old midfielder signed a contract until the summer of 2021 at the Belgian club.
Faik is working on his second season with Excelsior and played yet in 52 official matches for the citizens of Rotterdam, in which he has nine goals made.
The born Hagenaar played in the past with Roda JC and Almere City, where he in the year 2012/13 he began his professional career.
Faik is pleased that he now for the first time abroad to get started and think that Zulte Waregem is a club that properly suits him.
“It may seem like a surprising choice, but Zulte Waregem is a beautiful club,” says the lefty Monday on the website of Excelsior.
“They have earlier this season in the Europa League played against OGC Nice, Lazio Roma and Vitesse. Also this season they have a chance at European football. The story of the club spoke to me anyway. I’ve had good conversations. They work in a very professional manner. The trainer knew exactly what player I am and what he with me. There is trust and confidence.”