Fer played significant role in the choice Narsingh for Swansea City
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Fellow international Leroy Fer played an important role in the choice of Luciano Narsingh for PSV to leave for Premier League club Swansea City.
“I’ve been with Leroy talked to before I decided to draw here, and he told me that Swansea is a good club with great team and great supporters,” says the 26-year-old Narsingh on the site of Swansea City on his new team-mate.
“That conversation helped me a lot in my choice. It was then easy to say yes against Swansea.”
Narsingh signed Thursday a contract for two and a half years at the club from Wales. PSV will receive 4 million pounds (4.6 million euros) for the attacker, who is still a commitment for a half-year had in Eindhoven.
Narsingh responding for the first time after transfer to Swansea
The 19-fold Orange-international, who is wearing number 28 is going to play, are not deterred by the fact that Swansea City only nineteenth in the Premier League and with Paul Clement, already on his third manager of the season.
“I know that we are low, but I believe that all will be well. I see already two or three years to the Premier League and Swansea always play good football,” says Narsingh.
“Therefore, I knew that I wanted to play as Swansea are reported. This is the best league of the world and I know that Swansea is a good club for me.”
The swift vleugelspeler was working on his fifth season at PSV, after he in the summer of 2012 happened to sc Heerenveen. He thinks that this is the right time for a new transfer. “I am now 26, which is a good age for a move to the Premier League.”
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Manager Clement, itself only a two weeks in service at Swansea, shows himself very satisfied with his first acquisition.
“The interest in him dates back to before my arrival, but I had no problem with it for the deal to finalize. He has speed, can goals and has experience with top level play.”
Besides Fer, there was also Mike van der Hoorn already under contract with Swansea. The ‘Swans’ take the Saturday from 16: 00 at home against Arsenal. Narsingh will not participate, because he is in his last days at PSV a slight kuitblessure down.
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