Ilaix Moriba is playing the African Cup with the Guinean team. The youth squad of Barça, now in the Red Bull Leipzig, debuted with his country’s senior team in the African championship and is being one of the sensations of the tournament. So much so, that after the group stage, the best young player in the competition has been chosen.
The midfielder, born in Conakry, but who had gone through all the categories of the Spanish national teams, decided in the summer that he would play with the national team of his country, where his parents and family are from. A decision that surprised and that was just before Ilaix will leave Barça to go to Red Bull Leipzig German.
In Germany it has been difficult for him to enter and at the moment he has only played 100 minutes in six games between all competitions, but his good performance in the African Cup could be a turning point for Ilaix. In the tournament that is being played in Cameroon, Moriba He was a substitute in the first match but he already started the next two.
Now, Guinea is in the round of 16 and will face Gambia on Monday at 5:00 p.m. It is planned that Ilaix Moriba be the owner again.