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Igor Thiago, a striker for Club Brugge, has joined Brentford

<p>Igor Thiago, a striker for Club Brugge, has signed a five-year deal with a one-year option to extend it, said Brentford, a Premier League team.</p>
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<p>After playing with Club Brugge until the end of the 2023–24 season, Thiago will sign with Brentford on July 1.</p>
<p>“I’m very pleased that we have been proactive as a club; big credit to Matthew Benham, Phil Giles, and Lee Dykes for the hard work they have done,” said Thomas Frank, head coach of Brentford. We are pioneers in this regard.</p>
<p>“A crucial player for a critical position has joined our team. Thiago is a dynamic striker who is a good fit for our club. He is a highly skilled pressing player that works extremely hard. In addition, he has a strong physical presence, excels in the box, and connects the play.</p>
<p>“We are excited to see him in a red and white shirt because he is developing well in the Belgian league and has a lot of potential.”</p>
<p>The 22-year-old Thiago started working with Cruzeiro in his home country of Brazil.</p>
<p>He moved to Europe in March 2022 to join with Ludogorets Razgrad, the champions of Bulgaria.</p>
<p>In 32 league games while with Ludogorets, he scored 15 goals and contributed eight assists. With two goals, he had an effect in the Europa Conference League as well.</p>
<p>June 2023 saw Thiago join Club Brugge. In the Jupiler Pro League this season, he has been involved in 18 goals (16G, 2A), including a league-high seven goals from within the six-yard line.</p>
<p>This season, the striker has produced 23 crucial passes and won 35 aerial duels, placing him eighth among forwards in the Jupiler Pro League.</p>