Watford sign Valon Behrami from Hamburg

first_imgWatford have announced the signing of midfielder Valon Behrami on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.The Switzerland international completed his medical at the newly-promoted Premier League club and watched some of his new team-mates playing against AFC Wimbledon in a pre-season friendly on Saturday.Behrami international has experience of English football, having moved to West Ham from Lazio in 2008, and going onto make over 50 appearances for the London club.A statement on Watford’s official club website said: “Watford FC is delighted to announce the signing of Switzerland international Valon Behrami on a three-year deal.”The 30-year-old only joined Hamburg from Napoli last summer for £4.3m – Behrami featured during Napoli’s 2013/14 Coppa Italia final victory against Fiorentina in Rome.Behrami is Watford’s second summer signing after the arrival of midfielder Etienne Capoue from Tottenham.OFFICIAL: #watfordfc is delighted to confirm the signing of Swiss midfielder Valon Behrami on a three-year deal pic.twitter.com/zHgeYaqgWK— Watford FC (@WatfordFC) July 11, 2015Very happy to announce that I’m officially a player of @WatfordFC #hornets— Valon Behrami (@ValonBera) Valon Behrami 1last_img

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