Swansea City sign striker James Demetriou from Nottingham Forest

James Demetriou
James Demetriou used to play for Sydney Olympic in Australia before arriving in England

Swansea City have signed striker James Demetriou from Nottingham Forest on a free transfer.

Cyprus Under-21 international Demetriou, 19, has agreed a two-year deal at the Liberty Stadium after his contract with Forest expired.

The Australian-born forward will link up with the club's under-21 squad.

"My short-term aim is to get game time and try to score as many goals as I can," Demetriou told the club's website.external-link

"Long-term I want to break into the first-team here and impress the manager.

"Swansea are a Premier League club, they play a great brand of football and they are a team that gives young players an opportunity."

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