Two days after the formalization of its acquisition by the boss of LOSC Gérard Lopez , Excel Mouscron signed three players in succession to coach his young team. The first is an old acquaintance of the Pro-League, the second an ex-Espoir du Standard and the third a regular in Italian Serie 1.
Harlem (nicknamed Bison ) Gnohéré returns to the Gunner after a first passage of time when the Hurlus evolved with the registration number of Péruwelz. Revealed here at the Excelsior Virton (2010-2011) where he scored 22 goals in 25 games, he then wore the colors of Charleroi, Westerlo, Mouscron-Péruwelz and Mons.
Since 2015, Gnohéré had gone into exile in Romania at Dinamo Bucharest (24 goals in 58 games) then at Steaua Bucharest (40 goals in 70 games).
Beni Badibanga also arrives at the Canonnier. Trained at Tubize and then at Standard, Badibanga (24) took his first professional steps with the Rouches. He was then loaned to Roda and then to Lierse before joining Waasland-Beveren in 2018. A fast and punchy left winger, he is slow to honor the hopes placed in him from club to club.
An ex from Milan
Excel has also signed Argentina’s Matias Silvestre , a 35-year-old center-back, for two seasons . Trained at Boca Juniors, where he played from 2003 to 2008, Silvestre spent most of his career in Italy, where he alternately wore the shirts of Catania, Palermo, Inter Milan, Italy. ‘AC Milan, Sampdoria, Empoli and Livorno (Serie B) last season.
The defender has totaled 318 games in Serie A. He was free since July 1. An athletic and experienced defender, he will have to supervise the young shoots of Mouscron and bring them all the experience acquired in the Italian championship.