Bolton Complete Bastos Signing

  • January 31, 2014 | By Chris Mann
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Bolton have completed the signing of Luxembourg international midfielder Yannick Bastos for an undisclosed fee.

Bastos has signed an 18-month contract at the Reebok Stadium, keeping him at the club until the summer of 2015, and will initially train with Jamie Fullarton's development squad.

The 20-year-old turned professional in 2009 and has also represented SV Eintracht Trier, as well as going on to win four caps for his country.

Speaking about his move to the Championship, Bastos said the opportunity to play his football in England was a dream come true.

"I am really happy to be in Bolton," Bastos told the club's official website. "It is a dream that really came true and I am very proud to be here.

"Dougie Freedman asked to see me which was a wonderful feeling. He is a great manager, so to hear that he likes the way I play is fantastic.

"It is a great opportunity for me. I met some of the players briefly and they were all very welcoming. I'm very excited to get going."

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