By Adeboye Amosu: Nigerian forward Fred Friday has signed a four-year contract with top-flight Dutch club AZ Alkmaar, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Friday linked up with Alkmaar from Norwegian club Lillestrom.
The 21-year-old striker is signed as a direct replacement for Vincent Janssen who has joined English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur.
Alkmaar warded off strong competition from German side Hertha Berlin and Russian club Spartak Moscow to land the prolific forward.
Friday scored 28 goals in 65 appearances for Lillestrom.
He is already the top scorer in the Norwegian League this season with nine goals.