Wigan Athletic have officially announced that Fulham defender Dan Burn will join the Latics on the 1st July when his current contract with the Cottagers expires.
The 24 year old defender passed a medical today and agreed terms on a three year deal, Burn has been with Fulham for the past five years having joined them from Darlington, he spent time on loan at Birmingham City and Yeovil Town and has over 130 first team appearances under his belt.
Speaking to the Latics Official Website about the third arrival of the close season manager Gary Caldwell said – ”He fits our profile exactly, young, hungry and with experience at this level and the desire to progress with us.
”He is a powerful defender, but he likes to play as well and adds tremendous competition to the squad.”
Dan Burn in at the Latics
By permission of Bernard Platt/Wigan Athletic
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