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Dynamos sign Dutch winger Lumu for ISL

 NEW DELHI, Sept 13: Indian Super League side Delhi Dynamos has signed 22-year-old Dutch winger Jeroen Lumu from Turkish side Samsunspor for the upcoming season.The Dutch winger, thus, become the seventh foreign signing for the club ahead of the new ISL season.

Lumu started his professional career with Dutch outfit Willem II, where he made his debut at the age of 16. The winger soon went on to become the youngest goal-scorer in the club’s history in the Dutch Eredivisie when he found the back of the net later that year.

Lumu’s impressive performances saw him earn a call-up from the Dutch national side for the UEFA U-17 European Championships in 2012, where he found the back of the net as Netherlands went on to lift the title.

His exploits soon saw him become a subject of widespread interest as the likes of Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City, Juventus and Aston Villa were all eyeing his signature.

Hull City and Derby even took the highly-rated attacker on trial where he was involved in a few friendly matches. – PTI

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