Fulham have signed Southampton goalkeeper Antti Niemi on a two-and-a-half year deal.

The 33-year-old Finn completed his move after passing a medical on Monday. Although no fee was disclosed the clubs are understood to have agreed a deal in the region of £1m.

“Antti is an intelligent goalkeeper of great ability and with proven credentials at the very highest level,” said Fulham boss Chris Coleman.

“I believe he will be a great addition to our squad and we look forward to welcoming him here.”

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