Lucas Hufnagel, 23-year-old Georgian forward of Freiburg, will continue career in Nurnberg, official website of the Bavarian club reports. Hufnagel will play with No.8 jersey.
“I want to have more practice in the new club. Last year when Freiburg played in Bundesliga 2 I played regularly. I think this transfer will be a step forward for me”, - stated Hufnagel.
Andreas Bornemann, managing director of Nurnberg, made the following statement:
“Lucas is an attacking midfielder and our team’s chances in offence will increase. Hopefully, he will help us reach our goal in the second half of the season”, - noted Bornemann.
Nurnberg has won Bundesliga 9 times but has crisis now. In Bundesliga 2 the club is in the 10th place with 25 points. The last time Nurnberg competed in Bundesliga I was in 2013-2014.