Valletta sign David Faupala Published on: 08-02-2020



Valletta FC earlier today announced the official agreement of terms with Center-forward David Faupala.

Born in Bully-les-Mines, Faupala joined Lens' youth setup in 2010, after impressing within the youth sides with Lens, Faupala agreed to join Premier League side Manchester City on a three-year deal until 2018.
 
The 18-year-old immediately linked up with Manchester City Development Squad following his move and managed to score in his first friendly appearance for the club while on pre-season tour in Spain.
 
Faupala was called up to the senior side ahead of Manchester City's FA Cup fifth round tie away to Premier League champions Chelsea. On 21 February 2016, Faupala made his senior debut in the 5–1 defeat, playing the full 90 minutes and scoring the equalising goal for City in the 37th minute.
 
On 10 August 2016, Faupala was loaned to NAC Breda for the 2016–17 season. On 31 January 2017, Faupala was loaned to EFL League One side Chesterfield until 30 April 2017. On 6 February 2018 David signed 2+1 year contract with Ukrainian Premier League club Zorya Luhansk. September 2019, Faupala joined Norwegian First Division side Jerv. 

The 22 year old French striker from Bully-les-Mines, France has signed a contract with the Valletta Football Club till the end of this season, with a club option for the following.