Botola Pro: Wydad yet tack, Baby to Middle East

Where Wydad itself rather aloof fielded opposite the Saudi Al Hilal, then there it is.

Currently with local team on the hunt for the CHAN may 2018 Achraf Baby is officially player of the Saudi Al Hilal. The 23-year-old striker of Wydad Casablanca applies for quite some time as one of the larger from the Moroccan Botola Pro competition. In 2015 he also crowned top scorer in the prestigious Toulon tournament in France, he and his French opponent Enzo Crivelli zapped a whopping 4 balls against the ropes. Morocco ended despite the flashy game during the final unfortunately as losing party, their French peers with 3-1 the main price in their own country.

Last week left a Wydad through official channels prove Baby still in Board to want to keep. A bid of as much as $3 million by Al Hilal would be driven off. Now reporting a variety of Moroccan media, including the savvy Arryiadia, that the deal already has. The dual Moroccan A-international switches for 5 million dollars to the Saudi Professional League.


It is well known that national coach Herve Renard not away from internationals who have opted for a lucrative adventure in the Middle East. Just after his appointment left the French keuzeheer takes his selection policy when it comes to players who in such competitions. Unclear is, of course, exceptions leave alone or Baby now also finally no longer is a member of the World Cup plans of the two-time African Cup winner.

Arryadia also know to report that Baby with this step enters the books as most expensive Botola transferred Pro player ever.