New players will join the Eagles in the summer – Sporting Director Bruno Hübner signed Kevin Trapp of Kaiserslautern and Stefano Celozzi of Stuttgart.
Kevin Trapp during his presentation
The Eagles have sealed a transfer of goalkeeper Kevin Trapp from 1. FC Kaiserslautern who were relegated to 2. Bundesliga. The 21 year old talent is highly rated and signed a four year contract.
Trapp played for Kaiserslautern since 2005, after he joined the first team in 2008/09 he had his Bundesliga debut in 2011 – so far he featured in 23 League matches and he had 24 matches for Germany youth teams.
Pictured: Stefano Pelozzi (right) duelling Benny Köhler
Stefan Celozzi (23) will join on a free transfer from VfB Stuttgart, he has signed a two year contract until 2014. The right defender played for Bayern München’s youth team and also for their second team. 2008/09 he went to Karlsruher SC where he had his Bundesliga debut in 2008. He joined VfB Stuttgart for the 2009/10 season, altogether he featured in 57 league matches, in 4 cup games and in 10 in European competition.
(CK / HR - 07.05.2012)