Red Devil Youri Tielemans has Thursday on the final day of the wintermercato the transition is made to Leicester City. The Foxes hire the midfielder until the end of the season of Monaco. Tielemans is the seventeenth Belgian in the Premier League. The Portuguese Adrien Silva makes the reverse movement. He is by Leicester City until the end of the season let to AS Monaco.
The transfer of the 21-year-old Williams was already a few days in the air. Monaco drew in the wintermercato with Messi Fabregas (Chelsea) and William Vainqueur (Not) competitors for our compatriot, and the heraangestelde head coach Leonardo Jardim looked them prefer to will pay.
Tielemans had in the first half of the ‘patron’ of a new, and very young, Monaco, but did not. The Monegasken had a disastrous first half of the season and after 22 days second-to-last in Ligue 1, with only fifteen points. In the group stage of the Champions League they were 1/18 inglorious last in a group with Club Brugge.
“Can’t wait to play”
The midfielder showed on the website of Leicester know “very pleased with the transition”.
“I am very happy with this transfer and look forward to be able to play, ‘ explained Williams to LCFC TV. “The Premier League is one of the strongest leagues in the world. When I was young, I always watched Premier League matches. I am very pleased to be here and look forward to start.”
About his reception at Leicester City was Tielemans is also very satisfied. “The club is one big family. Everyone is very friendly and very helpful. I think it’s a right decision to come here.”
Williams came in the summer of 2017 for 25 million euro over Anderlecht. With purple and white he had two league titles to his cv written, but in Monaco he started again at the bottom of the ladder. Despite a large number of speelminuten, he never all the way in to convince. The Brussels came in a half season in the principality, eventually, up to 65 official duels. Therein, he scored six times, his number of assists has remained on 3 stitches.
The negentienvoudige Red Devil in Leicester contact a middenmoter in the Premier League. The Foxes are after 24 days eleventh, with 32 points. Tielemans will be at the society next to the Nigerian Wilfred Ndidi (ex-Racing Genk) can integrate.
Leicester City will be in the memory of football supporters is likely to always be reminded of that extremely unexpected national championship in the spring of 2016. The blauwhemden crowned himself when against all logic to Premier League champion, after a season before the last match day against the degradation to have to fight.