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Brighton sign Alireza Jahanbakhsh from AZ Alkmaar to club-record deal

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed winger Alireza Jahanbakhsh from Dutch side AZ Alkmaar for a club-record fee on Wednesday.

The 24-year-old Iran international signed a five-year contract and becomes the eighth new arrival of the summer at the Amex Stadium.

Financial terms were not disclosed but British media reported Brighton agreed on a deal worth £17 million ($22.36m) for Jahanbakhsh, eclipsing the £14m paid for forward Jurgen Locadia to PSV Eindhoven in January.

He has 41 caps for...

Borussia Dortmund to sign AZ Alkmaar youth after Mino Raiola visit

Borussia Dortmund are set to sign defensive midfielder Immanuel Pherai from AZ Alkmaar, the club has confirmed to ESPN FC.

Pherai, 16, is represented by Mino Raiola, and is reported to have signed a three-year contract with the Bundesliga side.

"We reached an agreement yesterday. I will join BVB," Pherai was quoted as saying by on Wednesday.

On Thursday, Lars Ricken, the head of Dortmund's academy, told ESPN FC: "We've reached an agreement in principle but since it's a transfer...