Only 19 years old, Eliot matazo chain matches with theAS Monaco these last months. Arrived at the training center of the Principality club in 2018, the midfielder achieved remarkable services, he who is already summoned with the Hopes of Belgium. In full progress, the native of Woluwe-Saint-Lambert was extended this Thursday.
Indeed, AS Monaco, which wishes to armor its young nugget, has just announced the extension of Eliot Matazo’s contract for three additional seasons, until 2026. If he will celebrate his 20th birthday on February 15, the Belgian already has 32 matches at the highest level with ASM, who is very happy to have reached an agreement with his young midfielder.
“Eliot’s extension is a great satisfaction “
“Eliot has proven since his beginnings at the professional level that he has the necessary skills for the high level by displaying technical and athletic skills but also an excellent state of mind. In our sporting strategy, develop the talents recognized by our Academy and bringing them to the first team, one of the youngest in Europe, is a goal for which we work on a daily basis. We are delighted that Eliot can continue to take the steps under the colors of AS Monaco “, welcomed Paul Mitchell, the club’s sporting director, joined by Oleg Petrov, the vice-president and general manager.
“We have the will, within the Club, to promote the talents of our Academy. As such, the extension of Eliot is a great satisfaction. After having stood out during his training, Eliot quickly adapted to demands of the professional group and has shown some very good things on the pitch. We are happy that he is keeping up with the times at AS Monaco “, added the Russian. Eliot Matazo, he intends to restore their confidence.
Matazo is thinking big with AS Monaco
“I thank the Club which once again shows its confidence in me. Since my arrival at the Academy in 2018, I have had the opportunity to assert myself and progress within the AS Monaco training center, recognized for having trained so many great players. I have now spent two seasons in the professional group. I am attached to it and I intend to continue to be fully involved in order to climb to new levels in the red and white jersey “, finally explained the main person concerned. A player full of promise!