Sam Nicholson joins Minnesota United after leaving Hearts Sam Nicholson joins Minnesota United after leaving Hearts
Sam Nicholson has joined MLS side Minnesota United on a two-and-a-half-year deal after leaving Hearts. The 22-year-old has signed on a free transfer but... Sam Nicholson joins Minnesota United after leaving Hearts

Sam Nicholson joins Minnesota United after leaving Hearts

Sam Nicholson has joined MLS side Minnesota United on a two-and-a-half-year deal after leaving Hearts.

The 22-year-old has signed on a free transfer but the Scottish Premiership club have included a sell-on clause as part of the deal.

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“It was an easy decision after speaking with the coaching staff, everyone made me feel at home straight away,” Nicholson told the Minnesota club’s website.

A product of the Hearts Football Academy, Nicholson made his debut in August 2013 and went on to make 127 appearances, scoring 16 goals.

Minnesota coach Adrian Heath said: “He’s a player who can cut inside from either side of the pitch.

Sam Nicholson joins Minnesota United after leaving Hearts

“It’s not very often that you get the opportunity to bring in a player from Europe, who looks at MLS as a step up. We are delighted to have him and we think he will be a great addition to our squad.”

The Minnesota franchise only came into the MLS this season and they are currently bottom of the 11-team Western Conference after 19 games.

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