FC Nordsjaelland have transferred exciting Ivorian forward Simon Adingra to English Premier League side Brighton and Hove Albion for a fee of 6million pounds.

The Ivorian winger is a product of the famed Right to Dream Academy in Akosombo - Ghana before joining their sister club FC Nordsjaelland in 2020.

"We’re delighted to confirm the signing of 20-year-old striker Simon Adingra from FC Nordsjaelland on a four-year contract." Brighton announced

The Ivorian has been with the Danish Superliga club since January 2020 and scored on his debut against FC Copenhagen in April 2021. Last season he contributed ten goals and four assists in 33 league and cup appearances.

A product of Ghana’s famous Right To Dream Academy, Simon is right-footed but can operate on either flank.

Albion technical director David Weir said, “We’re delighted to welcome Simon to the club. He’s an exciting young player who has had a terrific start to his career in Denmark.

“He’s a creative offensive player who can play on both sides and is very good in one-on-one situations.

“He’s a talented young player who we’ve had an eye on for a while, and we’re looking forward to helping him with his development.”