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Fulham sign Stafylidis on loan

Fulham have signed left-back Konstantinos Stafylidis on a season-long loan from Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen.

The Sky Bet Championship club have the option to sign the 20 year-old permanently at the end of the loan agreement.

The defender has one international cap for Greece and has represented his country more than 30 times at youth level, including the Greece Under-19s side that suffered a 1-0 defeat in the final of the European Championship final against Spain in 2012.

Stafylidis began his career with Greek side PAOK before moving to Germany in 2012. He then returned on loan to PAOK for the 2012/13 season making 24 appearances and helping them to the 2013 Greece Super League title.