Fulham sign forward Aboubakar Kamara from Amiens

Amiens forward Aboubakar Kamara kicks the ball during the Ligue 2 Football match Reims-Amiens on May 19 2017 at the Auguste Delaune Stadium in Reims. / AFP
Image: Aboubakar Kamara has signed a four-year deal at Fulham

Fulham have signed forward Aboubakar Kamara from Amiens.

Sky Sports News understand the Cottagers have paid a fee in the region of £5.35m to sign the 22-year-old.

Kamara has penned a four-year contract, with the option of a further 12 months, at Craven Cottage.

He becomes manager Slavisa Jokanovic's sixth signing of the summer following the arrivals of Marcelo Djalo, Ibrahima Cisse, Lucas Piazon, Oliver Norwood and Tomas Kalas at the Sky Bet Championship club.

"I am delighted to have completed my transfer to Fulham today. Fulham is a club with a fantastic history and tradition, and I'm looking forward to bringing my qualities to help the team and achieve success," Kamara said.

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Kamara scored 11 goals in 29 appearances last season as Amiens secured promotion to Ligue 1 for the first time in their history.

Tony Khan, vice chairman and director of football operations, said: "Today is a big day for Fulham. We're excited that Aboubakar Kamara has joined our great club.

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Image: Slavisa Jokanovic continues to add to his squad ahead of the new Sky Bet Championship season

"Aboubakar brings exceptional speed and finishing ability up top and, despite his youth, he's already played a major role in achieving promotion for his prior club.

"It's no secret that we've had interest in Aboubakar for some time, and I'm confident that it won't take long for our supporters to see why.

"We're delighted to welcome Aboubakar to Fulham, and we'll continue to do everything we can to build for the brightest possible future for the club while also working hard to give our amazing supporters the excellent results that they deserve in the season ahead."

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