The contract seeks to provide Bountou Sylla opportunity to play professional football and negotiates all future contracts for the Determine Girls’ striker.
The Guinean arrived in Liberia in 2020 and joined Determine Girls after she was spotted by the club from the Guinean women’s national team in a 3-3 draw against Liberia at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.
During her debut season in the Liberian women league, she recorded 15 goals and 19 assists in 15 league games.
Sylla, 22, had her best season in the Liberian women’s division league last season after recording 56 league goals.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, the General Manager of Aplus Sports Management International, Momoh B. Siryon, commended Bountou for signing with the management firm. He noted that the signing of the striker is the beginning of the many signings A + Sport is about to do.
He said: “Aplus Sports Management is an international sporting firm based in the United States with branches in Europe, Africa, South America and Asia.’’
“We identify young talents in all sports and work to develop them, search for local and international contracts and provide international scholarships for them,”
According to him, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of A + Sport, Phoday Dolleh, a FIFA licensed agent is very pleased to help provide opportunities for local athletes as a way of contributing to develop the sporting sector of the country.
Also making remarks, the head of scouting and players management of Aplus Sports Management international, Abraham Ahmed Dolley disclosed that the signing of Bountou Sylla is welcoming and he is incredibly proud and happy to have signed one of the top players in the Liberian league.
“Aplus Sports Management international is the best place for all athletes, we sign players, manage and provide opportunities for them in foreign leagues and universities,” he said.
Accordingly, Mr. Dolley noted that players signed by this management, will have the chance to learn and develop under some of the world best outstanding managers in sports and attend some of the best universities in Europe and the United States of America.
For Bountou Sylla through an interpreter, expressed her happiness to sign for a reputable management firm that will help improve her game and find better opportunity for her to showcase her talent on the international scene.
A+ Sports management is a sporting organization that work toward players’ representation, developing of talents, build sporting center (academy) market players, creates job opportunities and empowerment.