Soungoutou Magassa signs pro deal with Monaco

L’Équipe report that 17-year-old box-to-box midfielder Soungoutou Magassa has signed a professional contract with AS Monaco.

Despite approaches from AC Milan and AS Roma, the teenager has signed a 3-year deal with the Principality club.

Magassa, who is from the Paris region of France, signed the deal on Friday and is one of the club’s most promising youth prospects.