Silas Wamangituka in interesting Newcastle United according to reports from France.
Having turned 19 only three months ago, Telefoot are describing his progress as ‘meteoric’ in recent months.
He arrived from his native DR Congo as a 17 year old and was with French amateur team Olympique Ales last season.
However, he was then signed by Paris FC, who are currently fourth in Ligue 2, to play in the reserves this season on a trainee contract.
Having instantly impressed though, the striker was quickly offered his first professional contract and signed it.
Paris FC are chasing promotion to Ligue 1 and the last couple of months have seen Silas Wamangituka promoted to the first team and he has rewarded then with four league goals and being named Ligue 2 player of the month for December.
The striker of Paris FC, already author of 4 goals this season in Ligue 2, knows a meteoric rise. At only 19, he is now interesting Ligue 1 clubs and several major European clubs.
The 6ft 2 forward has helped Paris FC go unbeaten in the last five matches and the striker has four goals and an assist in his last six starts.
Telefoot report that their information is that his form has already attracted the attention of clubs in both Ligue 1 and other major European leagues.
Both Lyon and Lille are said to have sent scouts to watch the now 19 year old Silas Wamangituka, as well as Newcastle United, Schalke and Fiorentina.