AS Monaco has announced the signing of 29-year-old Wissam Ben Yedder from Sevilla FC. The French international is signed for 5 seasons.
After having made his futsal name, the native of Sarcelles signed to the UJA Alfortvillein 2009 to evolve in the Championship of France amateur. Above the lot technically, he joined the reserve team of Toulouse FC before making his debut in Ligue 1 during the 2010/2011 season.
After a season of adaptation to the elite, he revealed himself as the technical leader and scorer of Toulouse, scoring 70 goals in 169 games and four seasons (2012/2013 to 2015/2016).
Transferring to Sevilla FC in the summer of 2016, the striker played three full seasons with the Andalusian club, including European competitions in which he displayed his finisher qualities, finding the net on 22 occasions in 29 games. In three years, he became the fourth best scorer in the history of the Sevillian club (70 goals in 138 matches).
After 3 selections for the Bleuets in 2012, the explosive striker was called by Didier Deschamps in 2018 for a friendly match against Colombia and participated in the last 3 meetings of the Blues for qualifying for Euro 2020 (1 goal).