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[Sport Gist] Real Madrid Unveils New Attacking Midfielder From Nigeria.

According to Real Madrid Spanish football club,Nigerian born attacking midfielder Marvin Olawale Akinlabi Park has been chosen to be part of its youth set up team.

18 years old wonder kid was born in Palma De Mallorca Spain in year 2000, his mother from South Korean and father from Nigeria.

Marvin Olawale has two surnames Akinlabi & Park ,this is as a result of naming custom in Spain, where a child is entitled to bear both father and mothers surnames ie the paternal followed by maternal name.

Marvin have had his football skills from various clubs such as Sporting Ciudad de Palma, Tranmere Rovers, Jonquet Penya in 2016.

As described by Real Madrid official website the 18 years old champ is a two footed pace and physical attacking minded midfielder whose ability in one-on-one situations also makes him a threat.

Although it was confirmed that Marvin was not shortlisted for the 2018/2019 Real Madrid UEFA Champions League squad but is expected to partake at the youth league and can equally play for three counties as well.

“An attacking-minded midfielder who is a danger when he joins the attack, his ability in one-on-one situations also makes him a threat.

He took his first steps in the game in his native Balearic Islands and possesses a very direct style, which fully exploits his pace and power. He also has fine ability with both feet”.

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