From VfL Wolfsburg, threatened with relegation, to Premier League bottom-placed FC Burnley: striker Wout Weghorst is leaving the Bundesliga-15 after three and a half years. and moves to England.
In order to compensate for this transfer, the north Germans had previously signed Danish international striker Jonas Wind from FC Copenhagen.
“It has always been a dream of mine to play in the Premier League. I can now fulfill it,” said the 29-year-old Dutchman, who scored 59 goals in 118 Bundesliga games, only surpassed by Edin Dzeko in VfL history (66 hits).
Burnley FC have only won once in 18 league games. “The Clarets” (Die Weinroten) celebrated their greatest sporting successes in 1960/61 when, after their last championship in the European Cup of the time, they only failed in the quarter-finals at Hamburger SV.