“Norwegian reinforcement from England,” announces Zulte Waregem and their newest addition. Henrik Bjørdal is the sixth acquisition for the new season. Essevee reached an agreement with Brighton & Hove Albion about the 21-year-old promise-international, which is a three-year contract signed at the Gaverbeek.
Henrik Bjørdal is after Johan Bjørdal and Fredrik Oldrup Jensen the third Norwegian in the selection of Essevee. The rechtsvoetige attacker was already for a number of years on the radar of Zulte Waregem.
The physically strong right-winger swapped at the age of 18 the Norwegian Aalesunds for Brighton & Hove Albion. After one season in England at the U18 and was followed by a uitleenbeurt to Sweden in the first division IFK Gothenburg. In the Premier League he came not to bake, but he made last season, impressing with its large volume and scoring ability at the U23 Brighton & Hove Albion as a central attacker.