Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club have completed the free signing of midfielder Lars Dendoncker.
The 19-year-old joins the seagulls from Club Brugge after his contract with the Belgian club expired and he has agreed a two-year deal at the Amex Stadium.
Dendoncker will link up with Brighton’s under-23 squad and revealed he had spoken at length to his brother Leander who plays for Wolves about making the move to the premier league.
“I’m very happy to be a Brighton player, it’s a lovely set-up which made it an easy choice to sign for the club,” he told the club’s official website”.
“Graham Potter uses young players and that attracted me. Also, the stadium and training ground are fantastic and English football is the best in the world”.
“It’s always been a dream of mine to play in England. I spoke with him (Leander) and he told me England is something you have to experience.”