FC Nurnberg complete signings of strikers Daniel Ginczek and Marius Stepinski
Bundesliga side FC Nurnberg have completed the signings of young strikers Daniel Ginczek and Marius Stepinski.
By Thomas Zocher
Last Updated: 06/06/13 5:40pm
Ginczek is a Germany Under-21 international who joins from Borussia Dortmund, while Stepinski has represented Poland at Under-21 level and he has signed from Polish side Widzew Lodz.
Both players have signed three-year contracts with the club and Nurnberg manager Martin Bader was delighted to have tied up the duo.
"Daniel Ginczek was among the most prolific strikers in the Bundesliga 2 this season, he has been chased by many clubs this summer," Bader said of his first signing.
"We are delighted he has decided in our favour. He is a young player out to progress; we feel he will boost our first-team squad."
Ginczek added: "Playing in the Bundesliga is the next step in my career. I am looking forward to doing so at FC Nurnberg."
Speaking of Stepinski, Bader said: "We have been tracking the progress of Marius Stepinski for a while. He is a versatile striker and will be a boost to our options up front."
While Stepinski was equally overjoyed, saying: "I am enjoying becoming part of FC Nurnberg for the new season in the Bundesliga. The Bundesliga is a great competition and will be a thrilling experience for me.
"There have been a lot of youngsters enjoying their breakthrough at Nurnberg in the past. I'd like to do the same."