Borussia Monchengladbach and Norway national team midfielder Havard Nordtveit is going to join West Ham at the beginning of next summer as a free agent.
According to the official website of the Hammers, Nordtveit has a contract with the club until the summer of 2021.
25-year-old halfback will join Slaven Bilic’s team on July 1 upon the expiration of his contract with Borussia.
Nordtveit professional career has started in his hometown’s Haugesund local club. Then the player was purchased by London’s Arsenal, however, during the 4-year period he had played no officials games for the main squad of the Gunners.
Havard moved to Germany in 2011, when he left the Wenger’s team as a free agent and joined the Borussians. The footballer played earlier on loan for a Spanish Salamanca, Norwegian Lillestrøm and German Nürnberg.
«I have had always a dream to play in the Premier League, and now I have such a chance. I can’t wait! The team has something unusual, it has a special spirit. I think I can fit in the team. I am going to work hard and hope to have good moments with West Ham» – quoted the club’s official website . Nordtveit played 39 matches for Borussia, with 4 goals and 1 assist this season.