Brentford might announce the signing of versatile Denmark worldwide Mikkel Damsgaard as quickly as Tuesday after agreeing a complete €20m (£16.8m) price with Sampdoria, 90min understands.
The Bees have been busy working laborious on this summer time’s switch market as they purpose to fend off the Premier League’s dreaded ‘second season syndrome’.
Thomas Frank has insisted that he does not imagine in such a fallacy and that Brentford are well-equipped to outlive, even after the departure of Christian Eriksen to Manchester United, and the west Londoners are set to proceed their strengthening with the acquisition of Damsgaard.
Brentford pays an preliminary €14m plus €6m in add-ons for the 22-year-old, who missed most of final season with a thigh drawback. The Bees will beat a number of golf equipment from throughout Europe for his signature.
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Damsgaard, one of many stars of Euro 2020 final summer time, is now heading to England to bear a medical and put pen to paper on a four-year deal on the Gtech Neighborhood Stadium.
He’ll turn into Brentford’s fifth senior signing of the summer time following the arrivals of Aaron Hickey, Keane Lewis-Potter, Thomas Strakosha and Ben Mee.
Offering there are not any additional issues with the deal, Damsgaard needs to be obtainable to function towards Manchester United on Saturday. Brentford opened their Premier League season with a 2-2 draw at Leicester on Sunday, coming from two targets right down to safe a degree at King Energy Stadium.