The Wroclaw Panthers sign former Louisiana Tech WR Malik Stanley
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the Wroclaw Panthers of European Football League have signed American Receiver Malik Stanley.
The freshman replaces Kavontae Turbin in the lineup, who was drafted by the USFL earlier this month. Stanley has big shoes to fill as Turbin has been one of the most dynamic weapons in the league.
Stanley goes overseas and joins the Panthers:
“I’m looking forward to joining the team this year and I know it’s going to be special. One of my goals is to bring a championship back to Poland and add excitement to this offense.”
The 6’2″, 220-pound receiver recently attended the hub football camp, where he demonstrated his skills alongside former players Wroclaw Panthers quarterback Lucas O’Conner and others ELEVEN graduates. The powerful pass catcher was praised by the coaches for his reliable hands and enormous catching radius:
🎯@HUBFoccer2020 Spotlight: Malik Stanley
“The guy played indoors and outdoors. I would say he has some of the best hands on this football team. He throws those big mittens out there, it’s hard to get the ball out.” – Skip Holtz
— Ric Serritella (@RicSerritella) March 10, 2022
the Tecumseh, Kansas The native spent 2021 playing indoor soccer for the Tucson sugar skull Catching nine passes for 82 yards and two touchdowns. Stanley began his college career with a season at coffeeville community Universitybefore transferring to the university from south Alabama for two years.
During his junior season at south Alabama, Stanley totaled 27 receptions for 324 yards and three touchdowns. He then ended his college career with a season at Louisiana technology. Stanley was on time in all 13 games and had a team-high 649 yards with 40 catches and three touchdowns.
the Panthers weren’t the only team recently affected by the USFL draft Vienna viking Signers Diondre Overton and robber Tyrol Defender Dartez Jacobs was also picked up by the league, leaving teams looking for replacements three months before kick-off.
The physical receiver joins a talented offensive Wroclaw with quarterback Justice Hansen (Arkansas State), French Running back Philéas Pasqualini and a talented group offensive linemen. Expect the Panthers to be one of the ELF’s top title contenders this summer.
Check out the highlights from Stanley 2021 here
— Malik Stanley🏧 (@SSB_Leek1) February 21, 2022
Check out Stanley’s NCAA highlights here: