US midfielder Bedoya signs with Helsingborg

Former Rangers midfielder Alejandro Bedoya is returning to

Swedish soccer after signing a short-term contract with champion


The club said in a statement that the 25-year-old American will

train with the squad on Sunday.

With Rangers placed under bankruptcy protection and playing in

the fourth tier of Scottish soccer, Helsingborg called the deal a

”win-win” situation.

Helsingborg Sports Director Jesper Jansson called Bedoya ”a

player type we need.”

Bedoya previously spent two and a half years in Sweden with

Orebro SK before joining Rangers in 2011.

The Swedish season started in late March.