Official | Keita Baldé joins AS Monaco for €30m

AS Monaco have confirmed the arrival of Lazio forward Keita Baldé Diao from Lazio for €30m.

The Senegalese attacker completed a medical in the Principality today and subsequently signed a five-year contract with Les Monegasques. 

Keita Baldé notched 16 goals in 31 games for Lazio last term in what was a breakout year, and had been linked with the likes of Juventus and Tottenham this summer.

Once the move was tied up, the 22-year-old said, “I’m very happy to be signing for AS Monaco, a club with a great history. I’m very pleased to be here and can’t wait to start playing. When you get the chance to come here, you accept straight away.”

S.H.

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