MARTIN Jol hopes youngster Buomesca Tue Na Banga can compete for a place in the Fulham first-team squad once he returns to fitness.
The 18-year-old winger burst onto the scene during pre-season and was handed a squad number by Whites manager Jol.
'Mesca' as he has been dubbed by his boss is highly rated at Craven Cottage, but is currently nursing a knee problem.
And Jol insists there's no reason why the former Chelsea trainee can't follow in the footsteps of Kerim Frei and Alex Kacaniklic and break into the first-team squad.
“Mesca has a problem with his knee,” said the Dutchman. “He had the same problem when he was at Chelsea so they released him.
“He did very well over the last year and was in my squad pre-season. He played quite a few games.
“We would like to involve him when he's fit again.”
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