CLFC Transactions

Crown Legacy FC Signs Defender Assane Souleymane Ouedraogo


The 18-year-old center back arrives in the Queen city via permanent transfer.

CHARLOTTE, NC (Friday, March 1, 2024) – Crown Legacy FC today announced the signing of defender Assane Souleymane Ouedraogo from FC San Pedro.

Ouedraogo will occupy an international roster spot for the 2024 season.

“We are delighted to explore a new market in the Ivory Coast with the transfer of Assane,” said Assistant General Manager Bobby Belair. “As a left-footed center back, Assane possesses rare talent with characteristics we are looking for on both sides of the ball. We are looking forward to seeing how quickly Assane can progress in our competitive environment.”

Ouedraogo, 18, comes from Ivory Coast club FC San Pedro, primarily playing center back.

The center back has also represented the Ivory Coast at the youth international level, most recently suiting up for their U-23 side in friendly matches.

Transaction: Crown Legacy signs Assane Souleymane Ouedraogo from FC San Pedro

Name: Assane Souleymane Ouedraogo

Position: Defender

Height: 6’2

Weight: 185

Date of Birth: October 20, 2005

Age: 18

Last Club: FC San Pedro

How Acquired: Acquired via permanent transfer from FC San Pedro