What if Niels Nkounkou stayed at AS Saint-Étienne? A real revelation during the second half of the season, the left-back arrived in Forez from Everton on loan with an option of €2m. Long unclear about his future, Nkounkou took advantage of his visit to the UNFP trophies to make an announcement that should delight fans from Saint-Etienne.
Which season of Niels Nkounkou in League 2 ! Arrived last January during the winter transfer window in Saint-Étienne, the native left-back of Pontoise marked the championship by scoring six goals and making 7 assists. Logically named in the type team of the League 2his future is uncertain, he who is lent by Everton, freshly kept in First League.
“I want a lot of things”
At the microphone of France Blue Saint-Etienne Loire, Niels Nkounkou agreed to talk about his future: I want a lot of things for my future. Stability to begin with, because I moved around a lot. We’ll see after what I can have more. Playing in the first division of a major championship is the ambition of always. We’ll see how the discussions go. We will talk about it quietly at the end of the season. We will discuss with my agents, my family to find out how it will happen and afterwards, I have no particular objectives for the future. »
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“Staying in Saint-Étienne can be a very good solution”
The left back of ASSE continues: ” Staying in Saint-Étienne can be a very good solution too. We must not neglect this ASSE club. I had a great time with them. Management will take care of all of this. We will see at the end of the season how my path will end with them or not. Playing at Geoffroy-Guichard is something extraordinary, I enjoyed playing in this stadium with the fervor shown by the supporters, the noise they make is something incredible. »