Denis Bouanga leaves Saint Etienne for Los Angeles FC

It’s now official! Under the colors of Saint-Etienne for 3 years, Denis Bouanga was one of the rare players of the Forez club to hold his rank but the Gabonese striker decided to sail towards new horizons since he joined MLS and more especially Los Angeles FC. “AS Saint-Étienne and the Los Angeles Football Club have reached an agreement for the transfer of Denis Bouanga (…) Gabonese international, Denis Bouanga now joins MLS and the current leader of the Western Conference. The club wishes him good luck for the rest of his career.says the press release from the West Coast franchise.

Author of 26 goals in three L1 seasons, Bouanga therefore leaves the Greens. He signed up for four and a half seasons with the American franchise. According to several sources, the amount of the operation is estimated at 5 million euros. Under his new tunic, the 27-year-old player will thus cross paths with Carlos Vela but especially Gareth Bale and Giorgio Chiellini, who arrived at the club last July.