LOSC Lille and Ligue 1 keeping tabs on Jorge Djaniny – Ligue 1 news

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LOSC Lille and Ligue 1 keeping tabs on Djaniny – Ligue 1 news
Revelation in this season’s Portuguese league for União de Leiria, 20-year-old striker Jorge Djaniny is becoming a popular figure among scouts of the French Ligue 1 clubs.
The story of the 20-year-old youngster is quite a fairy tale. Identified as a hot prospect in his native country where he was playing a small club in the Azores in 2009, the striker’s rise has been meteoric to say the least.
 Such has been his rise that Djaniny now holds a indisputable place in the starting XI of União de Leiria in the Liga Sagres.
So far this season, the youngster has scored two goals in seven appearances and his performances have attracted considerable interest from a host of European clubs. Reports in Portuguese publication Blogolo suggest that a few teams from the Ligue 1 are also
keen on signing the hot prospect.
Portugal-based sports daily Record also claims that an emissary from LOSC Lille was present on Sunday at the Estadio Jose Alvalade XXI to attend the game between Sporting CP and União de Leiria in a game that Leiria lost 3-1.
Though Leiria lost the game, Djaniny made quite an impression on the scout. The youngster scored a goal and despite his team experiencing a miserable game, the youngster’s performance was hailed by the opponent’s coach as well.
The Lille scout came back to Lille with glowing remarks over the player’s quality and it seems that Les Dogues would certainly be approaching Leiria over a possible move for the Cape Verde striker.
The youngster is fully aware of other club’s interest in him but has said that he will remain focused on his performances for the team.
“I am in Leiria, I work every day. We’ll see during the winter transfer window. I dream of playing in a big club but today, I want to help my team first,” said that youngster while talking to the media. Carvalho who is the FIFA agent of the youngster and says that the player is solely interested in Leiria at the moment but he will consider a future transfer if the proposal meets sporting and economic desires of both parties.
Spanish side Rayo Vallecano and English Premier League side West Bromwich Albion are also interested in the talented striker but it seems that Lille might beat competition in order to sign the gifted player as Lille is well known for being a place for the
nourishment of young prospects.



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