Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun completed a move to Premier League outift Brighton & Hove Albion from Bundesliga side FSV Mainz on Tuesday, May 22.
Balogun is the first signing for the Seagulls in the summer transfer window, and leaves German after nine years in the Bundesliga.
The 29-year-old joins on a free transfer and has signed a two-year- deal at the Falmer Stadium.
Speaking to the club’s website on his new signing manager Chris Hughton was full of praise for Balogun.
He said, “I am delighted to welcome Leon to the club. He will add more depth to our defensive options, and I am pleased to get our first piece of business done so early in the summer.