Senegal striker Moussa Konate joins Russia's Krasnodar

Moussa Konate

Senegal striker Moussa Konate has signed for Russian club Krasnodar from Israeli side Maccabi Tel Aviv.

The 19-year-old, who leaves Maccabi after only one season at the club, has agreed a three-year contract with Krasnodar in Southern Russia.

Konate excelled for Senegal at the London Olympics, scoring five goals.

Maccabi said in a statement on their website: "We thank Moussa for his services and wish him to continue his good form from the Olympics."

Konate made 42 appearances for Maccabi, scoring 11 goals in all competitions, and helped the club qualify for the Europa League.

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