Freiburg swoop for Putsilo

Freiburg have signed Belarus midfielder Anton Putsilo from Dinamo Minsk on a one-year deal, it was announced today.

The 23-year-old has scored three goals and won 13 caps for his country and already has some experience in the Bundesliga after a season with Hamburg.

Putsilo becomes Freiburg's third signing after Moroccan midfielder Yacine Abdessadki and Japan striker Kisho Yano with the transfer window set to close on Tuesday.

Freiburg play at Nuremberg on Saturday in the Bundesliga with the visitors looking for their first win of the new season.