Official: Fulham sign FC Twente midfielder Chris David

The Cottagers have finally landed the Netherlands Under-19 international after failing to capture his signature in the summer after the player reportedly failed a medical

Fulham have confirmed the signing of FC Twente midfielder Chris David, signing a four-year deal.

The Cottagers missed out on the 19-year-old in the summer after running out of time to complete the move for the young Dutchman despite agreeing a fee with the Eredivisie side.

David's opportunities at FC Twente have been rare since he refused to commit his future at Arke Stadion, which paved the way for a move to the Premier League outfit.

The Netherlands Under-19 international is unlikely to be in the squad to face Blackpool in Saturday’s FA Cup third-round tie.