The Catalan born-Senegalese international joins the Seria A outfit on a season long loan from Monaco.
An agreement bind between the two sides was agreed on initial loan fee of €5 million with an option to trigger the clause permanently, amassing to €35 million at the end of the season.
On 29 August 2017, Keita joined Monaco on a five-year contract for a reported €30 million transfer fee.
And on August 13 2018, he made a u-turn to sign for the Nerazzurri’s.
“I’VE COME BACK TO ITALY WITH A GREAT DESIRE TO PLAY AT A HUGE CLUB”
The new forward’s first comments as a Nerazzurri player to Inter TV:
“I’m very happy to be here with the Inter family and I’ll give my all to make the fans happy,” said the 23-year-old forward Keita Balde after joining In
“With Mauro, we spent time together at Barcelona. I’ve known him since I was little and I also know the Coach, he showed me a lot of support and really wanted me. I’m here for him and for the project.”
Keita recounts on relationship between Spalleti and skipper Mauro Icardi as he concludes his submission.