Rabat – International football teams have widely shown interest in Moroccan footballers. Atletico De Kolkata (ATK) of India signed Moroccan midfielder Noussair El Maimouni.
The club confirmed the completion of the deal on its Twitter page on Friday.
“Please welcome in joining our latest addition to the ATK family Noussair El Maimouni!” wrote the club on Friday.
Maimouni spent seven seasons with Morocco’s Moghreb Tetouan.
The midfielder also spent a season with Ittihad Tanger.
Several Moroccan footballers joined international football clubs in the summer mercato (transfer window).
On July 11, Spanish giant Real Madrid sent Morocco’s Achraf Hakimi to Germany’s Borussia Dortmund on Loan.
Morocco’s star Ayoub El Kaabi also joined China’s Hebei Fortune.
Ayoub Abou Oulam has joined Fayçal Fajr in the Spanish football team, Getafe, while Moroccan Atlas Lion Karim El Ahmadi signed a contract with Saudi Arabia’s Al Ittihad Jeddah.
Recently, speculations are rife about Hakim Ziyech as he was linked with moves to several international football clubs, including AS Rome and Olympique Lyon.