Cher Ndour, aged 16 (27.07.2004), was signed by Sport Lisboa e Benfica. The U-16 player is Italian and plays as center-midfielder.
He arrives at the Eagles coming from Atalanta, a club we represented in the last five seasons, after being sign from by the club from Bergamo at the age of 11. Before he played at Brescia – the city were he was born – since he was eight.
"I already had the desire to have a new experience, and Benfica is one of the clubs that bets more on young players. Since I know there's that bet, I want to try to get to the first team fast", he revealed to BTV.
Text: Márcia Dores and Marco Rebelo
Photos: Isabel Cutileiro / SL Benfica