FC Groningen has for next season, reinforced with Gabriel Gudmundsson. The twenty-year-old attacker comes from Halmstads BK, which is on the second level in Sweden plays.
It is not yet known for how many years Gudmundsson signs with Groningen, and the amount of the ‘Pride of the North’ on the table. The contract of the jeugdinternational of Sweden by the end of 2019 expire.
Gudmundsson went through the youth academy at Halmstads and made his debut in February 2016, in the beginning. The attacker played now 88 official matches for the first team, where he was for sixteen hits and six assists.
Gudmundsson is the first acquisition of Groningen for next season. The club became already two players have lost. Midfielder Ludovitz Trip to FC Barcelona, left, and defender Julian Chabot made the switch to Sampdoria.
Groningen moved up – after a disappointing first, and strong second half of the season – for the play-offs for European football, but the team of coach Danny Buijs knew no ticket for the Europa League preliminary round, to enforce. Groningen was wrecked already in the semi-finals after a lost diptych with Vitesse.
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