The unusual signing occurred after the attacker scored an unbelievable bicycle objective throughout his trial
The 23-year-old has been signed to the Toon’s under-23 facet for the remainder of the season after impressing throughout a trial, which included scoring a shocking bicycle kick objective (video beneath).
Indalecio turn out to be associates with Saint-Maximin whereas the duo have been in St Etienne’s youth academy, till the previous was booted out on the age of 15 for disciplinary points.
After transferring to Australia final 12 months, Indalecio labored as bricklayer and made two appearances for fourth-tier membership Fraser Park till Covid-19 lower that stint quick.
Following his return to Europe, Saint-Maximin organised a trial for Indalecio at St James Park, which the gifted ahead took with each arms after impressing Steve Bruce.
“We have determined to take a little bit of a chance and see how he will get on this 12 months,” Bruce informed reporters.
“He came visiting for a trial with Allan in the summertime. He got here into the academy and so they’ve had him for the previous six weeks. He is bought one thing.
“Whether or not that can ever be adequate to play for Newcastle, we’ll see how he develops.
“It definitely helps Allan, it is his mate. However make no mistake, we’ve not simply signed him as a result of he is Allan’s mate.
“He is bought a little bit of expertise, in any other case he would not be coming in.”
Late bloomer Indalecio was delighted to make an enormous step in his soccer profession, recalling the current instances the place was labouring Down Below.
“It is a actually huge membership and an excellent alternative for me however I am ranging from the underside,” Indalecio informed SMH.
“My goal is to play very nicely with Newcastle under-23s to show I’ve the [ability] to play at a greater stage.
“I by no means spoke English earlier than [when I was in Australia] – I simply knew hiya, how are you, thanks. And I realized English on a building website with my boss and all of the bricklayers.
“I simply adopted the fellows, how they work, how they do the [concrete] combine, how they take the bricks. Everybody helped me. No one [else] in Sydney needs to do labour for the bricklayers, as a result of it is one of many hardest jobs. It’s totally bodily. I used to be f—ed. My physique was drained.
“Once I was working in Australia, once I was in France, and I see all of my associates enjoying professionally and I used to be working in a manufacturing facility … as we speak I’m a Newcastle participant and I am very proud.”