Saturday, 17 Nov 2018

How Florian Jozefzoon became a Derby County player

Derby County has signed Florent Jozefzoon from Brentford

The 27-year-old is transferring to the Rams for an undisclosed fee and has signed a three-year contract.

Jozefzoon had a medical examination on Thursday and becomes Frank Lampard's third signer of the summer after Mason Mount and Harry Wilson were inducted for a season by Chelsea and Liverpool.

Lampard says he's followed Jozefzoon since he was appointed Derby County Manager

"Florian is a player I've been following since I got the job here, so it's awesome that we can do the deal, "said Lampard

" I saw him last season in Brentford and he's an exciting player. "

" He's ready to run behind defenders, so his speed and creativity another really strong addition to our team.

"I think he's at a prime age and I'm sure he can bring all of his outstanding qualities to Derby County."

Florian Jozefzoon signs for Derby County

Brentfords Boss Dean Smith had a few eulogies the 27-year-old after moving to Derby, though bel

"I want to thank Florian for his contributions over the last 18 months," said Smith.

"He signed in January 2017 and his first game against Villa has brought us all insights into his potential.

" Last season was particularly fruitful in terms of goals and assists.

  Florian Jozefzoon moves from Brentford to Derby County

Florian Jozefzoon moves to Derby County from Brentford

"But with just one season of his current contract, we have an offer assumed that corresponds to our rating.

"The early signature of Saïd Benrahma, as well as Sergi Canós and Ollie Watkins, makes us very strong in this area and facilitates the departure of Florian. "

So the train has unfolded …

Time Line

How Florian Jozefzoon became a Derby County player [19659024] July 4: Initial offer refused

Derby County reputedly Florian Jozefzoon had a bid rejected by £ 1.5m.

Sky Sports says the bid falls short of Brentford's estimate for the 27-year-old, who still has a one-year contract.

Leeds United

  • July 7: Jozefzoon missed Brentford's friendly

    Brentford played his first friendly in the preseason, beating Boreham Wood 2-1

    There was no sign of Florian Jozefzoon, despite a string of first-team players.

    Bees boss Dean Smith has revealed why he did not perform and said he missed it because he "has a bit of tendinitis in his knee." July 15: Rams make "improved bid"

    Derby allegedly has an "improved bid g "made for Brentford's winger Florian Jozefzoon.

    According to Football Insiders, the Rams hoped to defeat Leeds United to get its signature bid worth about £ 2.5m

  • 18. July: Brentford accept Jozefzoon bid [19659036] Brentford boss Dean Smith confirmed that the club had accepted an offer for Florian Jozefzoon.

    Bees' Twitter account said that personal conditions and medical treatment still need to be completed with a nameless club.

    There was no indication of who the unnamed club was, but Derby County had been linked to a train for the 27-year-old

  • 19. July: Derby "Lead the Persecution"

    Derby remains committed to signing Brentford's Florian Jozefzoon and they appear to be Derbyshire Live understands the 27-year-old striker's persecution.

    However, the Rams face the former PSV Eindhoven against Leeds United and West Bromwich Albion compete.

    It has been reported that Brentford has accepted bids of £ 2.75m from Derby and Leeds for Jozefzoon

  • 19. July: Derby conclude in

    Derby came on the Brentford winger Florian Jozefzoon, who understands Derbyshire Live.

    It has been reported that the 27-year-old has made a medical examination and will sign for four years

    Derby and Leeds United have allegedly accepted bids of £ 2.75 million for Jozefzoon, and the player seems to be in favor of Derby to have decided.

  • 20th July: Jozefzoon wants to sign

    Derby is expected The signing of Brentford wing player Florian Jozefzoon has been completed

    The 27-year-old had a medical examination yesterday and he signs a three-year contract. The fee is not disclosed.

  • 20th July: Completed

    Derby County has signed the signing of Florent Jozefzoon of Brentford

    The 27-year-old joins the Rams for an undisclosed fee and has signed a threefold deal

    Leeds United also wanted signing the Dutch winger, but Jozefzoon moved to Pride Park.

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