By Christopher C Walker
LFA’s 2016 National Champions Barrack Young Controllers has confirmed that their super winger Prince “Nani” Saydee has received an invitation for trial in Slovakia.
The new Liberian Champions noted that Saydee will have three weeks of trial with Slovakian top flight club SK Slovan Bratislava who are currently participating in the Europa league.
According to BYC, Saydee has been given the green light, and will support the winger in his travels to showcase his talent in Europe because he is a promising star.
The Club noted that the creative attacker has already received his visa to travel to Slovakia for the trial, and will be departing the country on July 25.
For his part, Prince said he will do his best to secure a contract with SK Slovan Bratislava.
The skillful winger has been BYC star player for the past four years, after been discovered & developed by the “Go Blue Boys” from the 3rd Division.
He is the club second highest goal scorer this season, behind LFA’s & BYC’s top goal netter Mark Paye. Sayee has scored nine goals, twelve assists, creating four penalties for the “Go Blue Boys” this season.
Prince is commonly called “Nani” because of his natural skill and speed can play as both a winger and a central forward.
SK Slovan Bratislava Coach Nikodimos Papavasiliou told the Liberian Champions that Prince Saydee is a talent that will add value to his lineup when signed.
If Prince impressive during his trial, Liberia will have another Liberian playing in the Europa League this season.
Speaking about the players’ trial BYC President Sekou Konneh said no contracted deal between SK Slovan Bratislava and BYC about transferee arrangement have been signed, but is confident that Saydee will impress.
According to Mr. Konneh after the three weeks of trial based on the performance of Saydee both clubs will start possible negotiations for a possible transfer of “Nani” to the top rated Slovakian club.
“This is the beginning of more players to benefit from our new arrangements with top clubs in Europe” said the BYC President.
He noted that BYC has established several contacts in Europe for their players to showcase their talents, and Saydee is the first as there are other offers that the club is contemplating on England ,Holland, France, Norway Greece and many other countries.
“Playing in Europe has been my dream so I will try to convince the technical staff of Bratislava” the wonder kid added.
ŠK Slovan Bratislava is a football club based in Bratislava, Slovakia, that plays in the Slovak Super Liga. The Club was Founded as 1. ČsŠK Bratislava in 1919, and changed its name to Slovan Bratislava in 1953. Slovan is the most successful team in Slovakia with the most titles in both league and cups in the country.
Slovan Bratislava became the first and so far only club in Slovakia as well as former Czechoslovakia to win one of the European cup competitions, the Cup Winners' Cup when they defeated FC Barcelona in the final in Basel in 1969. The club also supplied seven players to the victorious UEFA Euro 1976 Czechoslovak.
Full name Športový klub Slovan Bratislava futbal, a.s.
Nickname(s) Belasí (Sky blues)
Jastrabi z Tehelného poľa (The Hawks from Brickfield)
Králi Bratislavy (Kings of Bratislava)
Founded 3 May 1919; 97 years ago
as 1. ČsŠK Bratislava
Ground Pasienky, Bratislava
Owner Ivan Kmotrík
Chairman Ivan Kmotrík
Manager Nikodimos Papavasiliou
League Fortuna Liga
Fortuna Liga, 2nd