Swansea offer deal to Van der Gun

07 September 2009 10:39
Swansea City have offered a contract to former Ajax striker Cedric van der Gun, BBC Sport Wales understands.The former Dutch Under-21 international is a free agent after leaving Utrecht in the summer and is expected to fly into Wales for negotiations on Monday. The 30-year-old former Borussia Dortmund forward has had offers from a host of clubs in the Netherlands, Germany, France and England. But it is understood the Dutchman would favour a move to the English league. Van der Gun, who has reportedly been offered a two-year deal by the Swans, has played for six clubs including Dutch sides Willem II and Den Haag. Meanwhile, the Championship club have signed Swansea-born striker Thomas Gregg Lopes da Silva on a two-year scholarship, after the 16-year-old left Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon.

Source: BBC_Sport