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Twente winger John joins Nordsjælland

Published: Thursday 2 August 2012, 17.55CET
Preparing to make their UEFA Champions League debut in the group stage, FC Nordsjælland have brought FC Twente's Joshua John to the club on a season-long loan deal.
Twente winger John joins Nordsjælland
John will spend the forthcoming season at Nordsjælland's Farum Park Arena ©Getty Images
Published: Thursday 2 August 2012, 17.55CET

Twente winger John joins Nordsjælland

Preparing to make their UEFA Champions League debut in the group stage, FC Nordsjælland have brought FC Twente's Joshua John to the club on a season-long loan deal.

FC Nordsjælland have recruited winger Joshua John on a one-year loan from FC Twente.

The Farum club, who begin their maiden UEFA Champions League campaign in the group stage following a first Danish title last term, have the option of making the deal permanent next summer. John, 23, featured four times in the Eredivisie in 2011/12 following his mid-season arrival from Sparta Rotterdam, where he scored 13 times in 114 league outings.

"I have a good feeling about this," said John, who started both legs of Twente's UEFA Europa League first qualifying round tie last month against FC Santa Coloma. "It is a new experience and a new country. I am looking forward to developing in the Danish league and the chance to play in the Champions League is a bonus."

Last updated: 02/08/12 19.14CET

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