Found May 20, 2013 on Ghanasoccernet:
PLAYERS: Martin Jol
Derek Boateng will join Fulham Ghana midfielder Derek Boateng has completed a two-year deal to join Fulham, a close friend of the player has exclusively told GHANAsoccernet.com. Boateng will join Fulham this summer for their pre-season training to start his career with the Cottagers. The Ghana midfielder signed for Martin Jol’s men, according to his friend, on a free transfer after snubbing late interest from Aston Villa. Boateng, 30, has seen moves from Ukrainian club Dnipro to Craven Cottage collapse last year and in January. But Fulham have finally got their man and he has put pen to paper on a two-year deal on a free transfer. The club have been heavily linked with the Ghana international over the past two transfer windows but grabbed their man after the third time of asking. Regardless, as a free agent, there would seem to be little risk in moving for a player that comes with reasonable pedigree. Capped 46 times, the central midfielder is full of energy and has an enviable work...
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