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Dinamo Zagreb Sign Talented Spain & Barcelona Youth Captain

CroatiaDinamo Zagreb have completed the transfer of talented Spanish teenage striker Dani Olmo, the club reported on Thursday…

Olmo (16) comes to Zagreb with a huge reputation, after captaining both the Barcelona Youth side and also the youth side of his country Spain.

“I am happy that I have come to Dinamo and Zagreb,” said the 16-year-old striker, before explaining why he chose the Croatian champs.

“The reason for my arrival here is very simple. Coming to Dinamo is the best option for my football development. Dinamo has great facilities for young players, they work with young players excellently and give the youth a chance of first team football,” said the striker who has been Barcelona’s top scorer for the last five seasons.

“I know players who played here such as Modrić, Halilović, Kovačić, Mandžukić, and Lovren, and today they play at Real, Barcelona, Inter, Liverpool and Atletico Madrid,” said Olmo. (GNK Dinamo)

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