There was a very good reason for that, unique in scandinavia because the most expensive player Alexander Sørloth in the hunt to get away from the dugout at Crystal Palace said no to among other things, Turkey's biggest club, the 20 times champions Galatasaray.
After the neglected autumn in the Premier League, would the Norwegian namely to Belgium to be reunited in the KAA Gent with his former coach in FCM, Jess Thorup.
the Reunification in the Spanish resort town of Oliva, was in fact quite hot, when Alexander Sørloth only 48 hours after arrival, scored twice, as Gent beat 2. Bundesligamandskabet Holstein Kiel with 6-1 in a practice match.
- Kæmpedejligt. It was good to get started with the goals again, it sounded from Alexander Sørloth, when after the fight spoke with the Norwegian newspaper, VG.
Although Alexander Sørloth not even want to put the name of the clubs, as he has said no to is VG sure that Galatasaray and Championship crew Middlesbrough were among the jilted.
the Latter, as you know, have a new striker after the WORLD cup player Martin Braithwaite to Spanish Leganés.
- I chose Gent because on Jess Thorup. He got the best out of me in the FCM. When you should be out in six months, it is nice that the coach knows what I stand for, says Alexander Sørloth, which, after 15 goals in the fall of 2017 was sold to Crystal Palace for not less than 100 million dollars.
It has made him unique in scandinavia because the most expensive, but the Crystal Palace has since kæmpekøbet in the last hour of the transfer window got very little out of the long Norwegian.
Alexander Sørloth shot to kæmpekontrakt in the Crystal Palace (Photo: Anita Graversen)
Now hope Gent and Jess Thorup with the former Viborg and Horsens coach Johnny liverpool has as an assistant, in turn, to the Alexander Sørloth will flourish in Belgium and score the goal, which makes that the Gent in the new year can overtake St. Truiden in the Jupiler League and finish in the 6. space, which will give access to the playoff.
Already the next weekend it will be the seriousness of Alexander Sørloth and Co., when the Gent next Sunday take against Anderlecht, where Frank Arnesen has joined as technical director.
The big club from the Brussels do not feel safe to come among the six, but is, after all, with an immediate place inside in the heat.See also: Tired of splinters: FCM's monstersalg airs goodbye
Transfer - 31. jan. 2018 - at. 21:06 Sørloths megatransfer in place - and the price is crazy!
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