Athletic Club Sign Villarreal U15 Winger Nico Serrano
For Athletic Club, signing top youth prospects for Athletic is often just as important as adding new talent to the first team. The academy is the pillar on which the club is founded and every summer new faces are brought in and given the chance to fight for a future at the San Mamés. Now there is another name to add to the list.
According to a report from La Cantera De Lezama, Athletic have signed Villarreal U15’s winger Nico Serrano. He is expected to join the Juvenil B team in training in the coming days and the player seemingly confirmed the report when he retweeted the article on Twitter.
Serrano is a left-footed winger who got his start with Osasuna before making the switch to Villarreal after also testing with Real Madrid. Over the last few years he’s been one of the outstanding players in his age group at Villarreal and has also competed with Spain’s youth teams where he has shown great potential.