Scout report: François Kamano | Bordeaux’s gifted attacker

Everyone aspires to be the next best thing. The biggest talent since a certain superstar burst onto the scene. Very few players actually live up to the hype and expectation, though. François Kamano is another youngster eager to prove his worth, especially after receiving the “next Thierry Henry” tag after bursting onto the Ligue 1 scene three years ago.

He turned 21 at the start of May, and it’s clear that the Guinea-born forward has plenty of potential to fulfil. It would be naive to suggest otherwise – not least given that Bordeaux is the perfect place to further his development, as he makes a name for himself across Europe.

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Analysis: What can Dortmund fans expect from wonderkid Jadon Sancho?

Borussia Dortmund managed to pull off a huge coup with this signing, one which surprisingly went under the radar on deadline day this summer.

Manchester City’s teenage winger Jadon Sancho has joined Peter Bosz’s first-team squad for a reported £8m fee and at 17-years-old, it’s a testament to both his current ability and potential for further development that he is regarded so highly. Continue reading