In 2021-2022, French football discovered the sign of Mohamed Bayo, who represented the Clermont team that brilliantly maintained it in the French Ligue 1 The season was distinguished by its performance and style, uninhibited, generous and efficient. CF63’s top scorer in the past two seasons (36 goals in 70 league games), Mohamed Bayo will now release his sense of goal in a Lille shirt. The Guinea international striker, born, trained and revealed in Claremont, is taking an important step in his career by settling in an area he already knows.
Because this versatile and quick-hitting striker has already played and even shined in the North. On loan for a season and a half to Dunkirk (January 2019 – June 2020) at the National when he was just 20 years old, he had been largely involved in the Maritimes’ historic rise in Ligue 2. The soon-to-be Guinean international has confirmed his potential from While guiding his team once again towards a similar historic climb. Among the elite, this time. His 22 goals in 38 matches made Ligue 2 the tournament’s top scorer, as well as the vice-champion’s captain and he moved up to Clermont at the end of the 2020-2021 season.
And because no step was too high for this combative, powerful, skilled striker in front of goal and technically talented, Mohamed Bayo immediately knew how to live up to the demands of Ligue 1. In his first season among the elite, he scored 14 goals while missing several weeks of competition due to his participation in the Cup African Nations 2021. A great performance that opened the doors to the Lille project at the age of 24, which he joins today with great enthusiasm and ambition.
Mohamed Bayo’s arrival at LOSC is certainly one of the highlights of the LOSC transfer window for the 2022-2023 season. By recruiting this striker, who has scored 57 goals in all competitions over the past three seasons, the club has acquired a talented and young attacking player who still has plenty of room for improvement.
Welcome to your home, Muhammad!
Olivier Letang, CEO of LOSC: ” We welcome Mohamed to LOSC with pleasure and satisfaction. It is a pleasure to see a successful striker join us, with a complete profile and already expert in the requirements of the French Ligue 1. Desire to join LOSC. Paulo Fonseca and all the LOSC teams will support Mohamed on a daily basis so that he can continue his progress and development. Like other of our recruits, even beyond his talent, Muhammad enticed us with his human profile and personality. Welcome and best adaptations with LOSC.»
Mohamed Bayo:“It’s a unique feeling for me to sign for LOSC, a very big club, and a football institution. I am very happy and proud to have chosen the Lille captains. I will do everything in my power to help the club achieve its goals. Domaine de Luchin is a great place that helps to work. There is no better place to work and progress. »