It’s the end of the Racing Club de Lens TV series, and it’s a very good ending. While his departure for more “high-end” clubs has been announced, Ivorian midfielder Sekou Fofana has finally extended his contract with the artesian club for an additional year, that is, until 2025. The selections are in front of his supporters, just moments after the beautiful Sang It Orr win over FC Lorient (5-2), before he signed his contract in the center of the circle.
🖊️🔥 Extension in the central circle!
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“The captain stays on board! In Racing since 2020, Seko Fofana is back for another season under the bloody and golden flag. An agreement that was symbolically signed in the center circle of the Bollert Stadium from which the entire lot was sold out, a testament to a bond of trust between the club and the player that was made Fully fulfilled on and off the field.At a full age (27 years), the Ivorian international midfielder is making his mark even more in Racing Club de Lens history.We can read the press release from RCL.
“Captain Seiko” Stay in Lens
Seko Fofana arrived in northern France in the summer of 2020 with an amount of nearly €10 million including a bonus from Udinese (the largest transfer before Loïs Openda), and Seko Fofana quickly became a pillar of the Sang-et-Or, not only in midfield but also in Dressing room. Since his second season, he has been captain of the team led by Frank Hayes, who finished seventh in the last two seasons of the championship. Since the beginning of this exercise, “Captain Seiko” He continued his cannon dynamic by scoring 2 goals and making 2 in just 4 days of the championship, his last achievement so far against Stade Rennes, who lost in Lens (2-1). News that delights not only fans of Lensuwa, but also club leaders.
The club’s sporting director, Arnaud Pouille, also welcomed the signing: “The extension of Seko, our captain, is a strong indication of the stability of the race. Since his arrival, through his full commitment on and off the field, Seko has embodied the club’s project and more than that, his values. We look forward to continuing our shared history. With us, “Captain Seko” has captured hearts The fans for a long time, and he is also an inspiring model of professionalism for all the young players every day in training. I would like to applaud his persistence and maturity as well as the quality of his entourage because this extension comes to embody friendly and virtuous exchanges.”
Tonight, both Bollaert-Delelis play overtime.
– Racing Club de Lens (RCLens) August 31, 2022