Aussie teen signs for Espanyol

Daniel Wong, from Sydney, has signed for Spanish club Espanyol B on a four-year deal.

Daniel Wong

Daniel Wong, born in Australia, has signed with Spanish club Espanyol. Source: Espanyol B

The 18-year-old joins the Spanish third division club after scoring 31 goals in 16 games for Chesterfied FC's, based in England, youth development side. 

"This is a magnificent achievement but it has come from dedication and hard work and people that have supported me and this is the beginning of a long journey ahead," Wong said on his instagram account. 

"Also this all would not be possible if not for the friends that helped me make my first steps into Europe."

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Wong said he aimed to be part of the first team, who play in La Liga, by the beginning of 2017.



Espanyol B are currently in 14th position in their Segunda B group.


  


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Published 15 October 2016 at 4:01pm
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