Andranik Signs

Thursday 12 June 2008

Fulham Football Club has added the signing of Andranik to its summer acquisitions. The 25-year-old Armenian-Iranian defensive midfielder has played most recently for Bolton Wanderers and the Iran national football team.

Andranik started his career with Oghab F.C. in Iran's Azadegan League, and continued his professional career playing for F.C. Aboomoslem in the Iranian Premier League. In the 2005–06 season, Andranik made 26 appearances for F.C. Aboomoslem. In August 2006 he signed a two-year deal with Bolton Wanderers, for an undisclosed fee, before joining Fulham on a free transfer.

He has played for Iran's national team at every level, before being drafted into the senior side. He was a member of the national team squad during 2006 World Cup. The player joins Fulham on a two-year deal until the summer of 2010.