AA Gent is increasingly focusing on its youth. However, they still have a lot of work to do to ensure smooth flow. The club realizes this and today was able to open the contracts of three local talents. They made it official.
“Bass Evers, Pablo Cabela Rivera and Javier Barrez Fernandez signed their first professional contracts with our club and helped build a new generation of Gent within our youth,” said AA Gent.
“Bass Evers (December 2, 2008) has been defending our colors for a year and a half. He is also the goalkeeper of the U16 national team. He has excellent feet, can play football under pressure and always remains calm. Last summer he participated in the KDB U15 Cup year. He and his teammates achieved fifth place after victories over Real Madrid and Ajax. At the end of the tournament, he was chosen as the best goalkeeper.”
3 outstanding talents
“Paris Fernandes (January 2, 2008) trained at Emilio Ferreira's EF Academy. The Belgian Spaniard can play as a left-back or as a midfielder. Javier is a left-footed player and is technically advanced. Just like Bas, he plays for our U-16 team which is currently at the top of the classification.” . It is also part of the national selection.”
“Rivera (November 20, 2008), just like Javier Barrez Fernandez, has joined the EF Academy. As a right-back, he makes great use of his speed and attacking qualities. Pablo is a real worker on the pitch for our U-16 team. And just like Bas and Javier, We will also participate with our national team in the U-16 category.”
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First professional contract for Bas Evers, Pablo Cabela Rivera and Javier Barrez Fernandez 👏
– Ka Gent (@KAAGent) January 3, 2024
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