Sammy Ameobi: Nottingham Forest sign winger after Bolton Wanderers exit

Sammy Ameobi
Sammy Ameobi scored eight times for Bolton Wanderers last season

Winger Sammy Ameobi has joined Nottingham Forest on a one-year deal after his departure from Bolton.

The 27-year-old was out of contract after leaving Wanderers following their relegation to League One.

Ameobi, who started his career at his hometown club Newcastle, also had a loan spell at Middlesbrough in 2013 and spent a season with Cardiff in 2015-16.

Meanwhile, striker Apostolos Vellios has joined Greek side Atromitos for an undisclosed fee.

Vellios scored eight goals in 45 appearances during his three years with the Championship club.

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