Brentford, currently in the English Champions League, officially announced that the team has signed Bochum midfielder Jernelt.
Geneert completed his medical examination at Brentford on Thursday, local time. He signed a four-year contract with the team. The club did not disclose the transfer fee.
According to an update on the German transfer market website, Geneert’s transfer fee is 500,000 Euros.
Only 22 years old this year, Genelt was born in Hamburg. He joined the Hamburg youth academy in 2010, and then he joined the RB Leipzig youth team in 2014.
The German U21 international has not played for the RB Leipzig first team. He joined Bochum on loan during the 2017 winter transfer window. After that, he was officially bought out. His transfer fee was 150,000 Euros.