Bayern Munich midfielder set for Southampton switch

Southampton are close to completing the signing of Bayern Munich midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg.

The 20-year old midfielder has grown frustrated at a lack of first team opportunities at the Allianz Arena, and according to the Daily Mirror, will complete a £12million switch the the Premier League.

The imminent move has been confirmed by the youngsters agent Soren Lerby, who told Danish newspaper Ekstra Bladet

Yes, I can confirm that Pierre will switch to Southampton.

The midfielder spent last season on loan at Schalke, and is expected to complete the transfer within the coming days.

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