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Morocco’s Hamza Mendyl Joins German Football Club FC Schalke 04

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VORONEZH, RUSSIA - JUNE 10: Hamza Mendyl of Morocco poses for a portrait during the official FIFA World Cup 2018 portrait session at on June 10, 2018 in Voronezh, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Rabat- The Moroccan-Ivorian footballer, Hamza Mendyl, has officially joined Amine Harit at the German football club FC Schalke 04.

The 20-year-old left-back, who is currently playing with France’s Lille OSC, signed a five-year contract with the same club as his fellow Atlas Lion, midfielder Amine Harit, as FC Schalke 04 on its official Twitter page.

The Moroccan defender of Ivorian descent said he is happy with his new team. “I’m delighted to have signed for such a big club. With Domenico Tedesco, I’ve got a coach who is renowned for improving players,” the player was quoted by his club.

Mendyl also expressed his ambition to grow as a footballer, saying: “I want to keep developing and play an important role in all three campaigns for Schalke 04 this season.”

Born in Casablanca, Mendyl made his senior debut for the Moroccan national team in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier win (2-0) over Sao Tome.

Mendyl also played with the national football team during the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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