Mbaie Lee – © BRUNO FAHY – BELGA
Muscron's public has paid tribute Mbaie Lee Friday evening on the occasion of the last Senegalese career. Prior to the start of Hurlus vs. Waasland-Beveren, Leye thanked a commemorative t-shirt and photo frame, centered on the "Merci Mbaye". The 36-year-old striker, accompanied by his wife and children, received applause and songs from his audience. After the game, he joined Mouscron's rostrum to enjoy and enjoy the latest awards with his audience.
Then he went to the Pro League microphone to express his feelings. "This is the riversomething special for me, but for a long time I was prepared. Since January I knew I was playing my last season. It was important to finish when I wanted, and now is the right time. "
"I took advantage of Momencontinued Ley. " With the coach we had arranged, he asked me when I wanted to go out. This is a page that turns to me. I am very pleased with what I have realized. It was unexpected. I'm not sorry in my career. I am very pleased with what I have achieved by playing football on a very high level. This is perfect. That's all I hoped for and got it.
"I'm filled with what I've realized I have a lot of good memories Playing for a club like Zulte Waregem and trying to be a champion is something that will not happen often I had many nice moments and I have to thank all the clubs , to which I was, and to the coaches I had for that. "
Leye will only play 26 games in favor of Mouscron, who joined this season. He has, however, collected 354 appearances in the Pro League with 121 goals. During his six seasons he played mostly in Zulte Waregem (202 games). He finished his career with three Belgian cups in his name (La Gantoise in 2010, Standard in 2011 and Zulte-Waregem in 2017). On an individual level, he received Ebony Shoe in 2013. In the Pro League, the Senegalese also defended the colors of Lokeren and Eupen. Abroad he played a season in Amiens in League 2.