Zinedine Zidane never stops looking for new young talent. The French coach has found his new dream in a 23-year-old player who has had some stellar appearances in the youth national teams of his country, despite being born near the Caribbean in South America. This move could represent a big reinforcement for Real Madrid.
Born on January 16, 1998, Odsonne Edouard is currently the biggest start in Scottish Premier League playing for Celtic FC. He is expected to be the new star in the upcoming transfer markets. He grew in the Paris Saint-Germain academy, but made his stellar appearance in Scotland. How much is his transfer? As per Transfermarkt, €15 million.
Edouard was loaned from PSG to Celtic for 2017-18 season, and after a solid performance, the Scottish club bought his transfer in €10.3 million. The Parisian side had previously acquired him for just €1.50 after a season on loan from Toulouse, where he did his professional debut in 2016 being just 18 years old.
His international background is related to the French national team despite being born in the French Guyana, between the north-east end of Brazil and Dutch colony Surinam. He’s already stunned in the Under 17, Under 18 and Under 21 national teams of Les Bleus. He plays as a right winger or striker.