ASSE Mercato: On the lookout for very good moves on the market since relegation to Ligue 2, AS Saint-Etienne has completed the arrival of an OL defender.
ASSE Mercato: A new recruit recorded at AS Saint-Etienne
Like the team of Laurent Batlles, which formalized this week the arrivals of Mathieu Cafaro and Victor Lobry, the women’s section of AS Saint-Etienne has been carrying out ambitious recruitment since the end of the season. Relegated to the second division, like their male counterparts, the Vertes recorded this Friday an important arrival in defense, from Olympique Lyonnais.
ASSE announced via a press release the arrival of Florine Belinan 18-year-old defender, who comes to reinforce the team of Laurent Mortel. Trained in the youth categories of OL, where she will rise to the U19 National team, the player initialed her first professional contract with the Amazons this Friday. ” I am very happy to sign for Saint-Étienne. ASSE offers me my first contract, I am grateful. This new project will allow me to progress. I will do everything to help the team achieve its goals “, said Florine Belin, who was already present at the AS Saint-Etienne training session in the morning. Described as versatile, the defender is able to evolve both in the axis and on the sides. .
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For his part, the coach of the Vertes wanted to recall the long-term contribution that his young recruit will provide. ” Florine is a young player who will join the D2 group with different objectives. It is a bet on the future concerning a promising profile capable, again, of evolving as a central or side defender. I think we’ll use it on one side at first “, declared Laurent Mortel. The young defender is none other than the 9th recruit of the Loire club, after the recent arrivals of Phoenetia Browne, Anaëlle Anglai, Mariah Powers, Peyton DePriest, to name a few. A thoughtful recruitment which should allow ASSE to quickly reconnect with the elite.