Sevilla is interested in keeping the Moroccan international goalkeeper.
Rabat – Moroccan international goalkeeper Yassine Bounou has joined the Spanish football club, FC Sevilla, on loan from Girona.
Sports news outlet Goal reported that the football player landed in the capital of Andalusia to join Sevilla on September 2.
Goal reported that a purchase option is under discussion between Girona and Sevilla.
The sports news outlet also said that Bounou will be the “substitute for Sergio Rico.”
The confirmation of the loan came eight months after Bounou extended his contract with Girona until 2021.
The 27-year-old goalkeeper joined the Spanish football club in 2016 from Atletico Madrid.
Girona named Bounou the best player of the month in February 2018. In November, France Football named the goalkeeper its African player of the month.
Bounou is also the key goalkeeper for the national football team in Morocco. He participated with the Atlas Lions in the 2018 World Cup.