Adel joined us on loan from French club RC Lens in
An attacking midfielder who can also play as a second
striker, Adel can additionally play wide on either wing. He has represented
France at U-16, U-17 and U-18 level.
He made his first team debut
with the Ligue 1 side in the 2006-07 season.
Damien Comolli said: “Adel is recognised as one of the best talents in Europe
for his age group and as a club we’re especially pleased that we beat several
leading Premiership clubs to his signature.
“He will be a healthy
addition to the squad and is a continuation of our policy of attracting the best
young talent as we constantly seek to improve the quality of the team both now
and for the future.”