Fulham confirm signing of defender Madl

Fulham have confirmed the permanent signing of Michael Madl from Sturm Graz.

The 28-year-old defender, who made 13 appearances while on loan last season, has signed a two-year contract at Craven Cottage.

“Fulham fans have made me feel so welcome from the very first day,” Madl told the club’s website.

“I’m looking forward to a new exciting season in the Championship and I’m confident that I can be part of something special with the club.”