Bayern Munich signs striker Nils Petersen

BY foxsports • May 19, 2011

Bayern Munich has signed second-division striker Nils Petersen from Energie Cottbus.

The 22-year-old Petersen, who scored 25 goals in 33 games last season, signed a three-year contract. Bayern gave no further details Thursday.

Petersen joins a forward line that includes Bundesliga top scorer Mario Gomez (28 goals), Germany international Miroslav Klose and Ivica Olic, who is coming back from a knee injury. Klose is seeking a new contract.

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