Gaardsoe completes Baggies switch

DANISH defender Thomas Gaardsoe tonight completed his transfer to West Brom and has agreed a three-year deal with The Baggies.Gaardsoe becomes West Brom's fifth signing of the summer with Ipswich receiving an initial fee of £520,000.

DANISH defender Thomas Gaardsoe tonight completed his transfer to West Brom and has agreed a three-year deal with The Baggies.

Gaardsoe becomes West Brom's fifth signing of the summer with Ipswich receiving an initial fee of £520,000.

Manager Gary Megson is set to unveil his latest acquisition after tonight's friendly against Cheltenham at The Hawthorns.

Gaardsoe becomes the fifth first team regular to leave Portman Road this year.

Since January, Matt Holland and Hermann Hreidarsson have gone to Charlton, Darren Ambrose moved to Newcastle and Jamie Clapham was sold to Birmingham as Town have needed to slash their wage bill.