Akpala to move to Werder Bremen

Akpala to move to Werder Bremen

Published Aug. 22, 2012 7:15 a.m. ET

FC Brugge striker Joseph Akpala is moving to Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga, pending a medical checkup.

The Belgian club announced Wednesday that both teams reached an agreement on the transfer after Werder Bremen and the Nigerian striker clinched a deal on personal terms.

Akpala, who turns 26 on Friday, scored 44 goals in four seasons for FC Brugge.