Pirates youngster Lyle Foster completes Monaco move

Foster becomes the youngest Orlando Pirates player to join a club in Europe’s top five leagues.

Orlando Pirates player Lyle Foster will join French giants AS Monaco. Picture: www.orlandopiratesfc.com.

JOHANNESBURG - Orlando Pirates have confirmed the departure of 18-year striker Lyle Foster to French League 1 giant AS Monaco on a reported four-and-a-half-year deal.

Foster becomes the youngest Pirates player to join a club in Europe’s top five leagues.

Foster will be under the tutelage of former French and Arsenal legend Thierry Henry at Monaco.