Hartlepool United are delighted to announce the signing of Mouhamed Niang, best known as Sena. The Senegalese defensive midfield joins the club from Partick Thistle to bolster Pools' competitive midfield.
Born in Dakar, Senegal, Niang first played in the UK for Pollock FC before joining Partick Thistle's reserves. While with Thistle, Niang had loan spells at Cumnock and Montrose. He moved up to their first team for the 2020/21 season, making 22 appearances before spending last season on loan at Alloa Athletic.
Sena added: I am delighted to sign for this great club. I have heard a lot about the Hartlepool fans and how passionate they are. I am here to work hard and be a part of the great culture Paul is building here'.
Paul Hartley added: Delighted to bring Sena into the club. Someone we’ve seen a lot of up in Scotland. He’s a hardworking midfielder who can give us options in a few different positions. We’re looking forward to working with Sena ahead of the pre-season camp in Portugal.'
Niang will wear the number four shirt and meet up with the first team squad ahead of the training camp in Portugal. The deal will be completed subject to International clearance.