Cologne binds young Castrop players in the long term

Football Bundesligist 1. FC Cologne has awarded a contract to junior player Jens Castrop up to 2023.

As the club announced on Tuesday, the 17-year-old junior national player is to complete the season preparation with the team of coach Markus Gisdol.

“We want to develop him into a professional with us in the coming years”, FC Managing Director Horst Heldt said.