FC Groningen explains Swedish attacker Gudmundsson for three years

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.

Gudmundsson signs for three years with an option for another season at Groningen. The ‘Pride of the North’ according to how much the club pays for a half-year continuous contract of the jeugdinternational of Sweden to buy it.

Gudmundsson went through the youth academy at Halmstads and made his debut in February 2016, in the beginning. He played now 88 official matches for the first team, where he was for sixteen hits and six assists.

The attacker 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.

“We have an analysis made of our selection with our strengths and where our concerns lie,” says technical director Mark-Jan Fledderus. “One of those concerns is that we are offensively in need of speed, power and depth in our game. Gabriel brings these elements.”

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.

🇸🇪 Vålkommen Gudmundsson 🇸🇪
🗣 His story and that of Mark-Jan Fledderus in an extensive interview ➡️

AvatarAuteurfcgroningenMoment of plaatsen11:07 – may 28, 2019

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