Standard exercises the option on Ilyes Ziani.

The young Moroccan attacking midfielder, Ilyes Ziani, aged 19, has been a true asset for the reserve team of Standard de Liège this season. On loan from Union Saint-Gilloise to SL16 FC, the young lion (U20) has scored six goals and provided two assists, thus contributing to the team’s survival in the Challenger Pro League. His performances have caught the attention of Standard de Liège, who quickly exercised their buy-out option.

This decision reflects the club’s confidence in the qualities and potential of the young player, who is now ready to take on new challenges within the first team.