President of Italian Serie D facet AS Giorgione Calcio, Antonello Orfeo has recounted how fast-rising Valencia midfielder Yunus Musah ended up in England.
Musah hogged the sports activities tabloids in Spain following his distinctive debut show for Valencia of their 4-2 victory in opposition to rivals UD Levante on Sunday.
The 17-year-old moved to the Mestalla as a free-agent after turning down a contract extension at English facet Arsenal.
Nevertheless, there’s a little bit of a narrative of how the highly-rated midfielder ended up in England regardless of beginning his younger profession in Italy.
That is how Antonello Orfeo, president of Giorgione Calcio, the membership the place Yunus was skilled, remembers him till he was 10 years previous.
“His father misplaced his job they usually could not assist him; Some family discovered him a everlasting place in London.”
“Sadly, the household moved out of necessity.”
“You would see from a kilometer that he had the qualities and substances to get there, all the time smiling, all the time main the group and all the time chasing the ball as his solely obsession,” Orfeo described.
Musah, who was born to Ghanaian mother and father in New York, is eligible to play for the USA, Ghana, Italy (after residing for ten years within the nation) and England.
He made his debut with the latter’s under-15s in 2016.