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FC Köln reach agreement to sign Emmanuel Dennis

According to Sport1, FC Köln have reached an agreement with Belgian side Club Brugge to sign 23-year-old attacker Emmanuel Dennis on loan until the end of the season.

The Nigeria international will undergo a medical with the Bundesliga club in the next 24 hours before joining FC Köln for a reported €1 million – including loan fee and salary.

Dennis has played just 433 minutes in the Belgian league for Club Brugge this season and is yet to find the net but has scored 29 and created 13 in 116 games in all competitions for the Belgian champions.

FC Köln find occupy the relegation play-off spot (16th) in the Bundesliga and have scored just 15 league goals in 18 games – the second lowest tally after Schalke and Arminia Bielefeld (14).

Injuries to summer signing Sebastian Andersson and Anthony Modeste failing to regain his form following an injury has resulted in Markus Gisdol playing Ondrej Duda and Maris Wolf as the central attackers.

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