Pau FC, author of a good start this season, is reinforced themself with the arrival of Algerian international striker Zakaria Naidji who will wear number 24. FC Paradou loaned him last season to Club Africain de Tunis, then to subsequently at USM Algiers (4 goals in 18 games). This time the agreement between Paradou and FC Pau is a loan for one season with an option to buy. This is the second experience in Europe for the Algerian after his loan to Gil Vicente, in the Portuguese Liga, in the 2019-2020 season.
The 178cm, 26-year-old forward is a center-forward who can also play on the right, he was the top scorer in the Algerian league in 2018–2019 with 20 goals, he scored a total of 35 goals in 69 games in the league. Algerian championship. Naidji will try to bring his experience and his scoring instinct to the sometimes unrealistic Pau FC. Zakaria Naidji was formed at JMG Paradou Soccer Academy in Algeria