Gudjohnsen joins Bolton

2014-12-05 12:58
Eidur Gudjohnsen (Getty Images)
Eidur Gudjohnsen (Getty Images)

London - Eidur Gudjohnsen has returned to Bolton Wanderers, 14 years after leaving the club to earn silverware with Chelsea, the English Championship side confirmed on Friday.

The 36-year-old Icelandic midfielder, who made his name at Bolton between 1998 and 2000, was a free agent after being released by Belgian side Club Brugge.

Gudjohnsen, Iceland's record goal-scorer, won two Premier League titles with Chelsea before joining Barcelona and collecting a Champions League winners' medal.

Bolton said Gudjohnsen, who has also has spells with Monaco Tottenham Hotspur and AEK Athens, had joined for the remainder of the season.

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