FC Zurich sign central defender Rasmus Thelander
26-year-old Danish central defender Rasmus Thelander has joined FC Zurich from Greek top-flight club Panathinaikos Athens with immediate effect. He has signed a contract until the end of the 2018/2019 season.
Thelander spent the majority of his career in his native country, where he started off playing for Akademisk Boldklub. In 2012, Thelander transferred to Aalborg BK in Denmark's Superliga, with whom he won both the championship and the cup in the 2013/2014. Since the summer of 2015, Thelander has a contract with Panathinaikos, for which he played a total of 31 official matches, scoring one goal and playing two assists.
Rasmus Thelander will be wearing number 4.