during the UEFA Champions League match between Club Atletico de Madrid and PSV Eindhoven at Vicente Calderon Stadium on November 23, 2016 in Madrid, .

In an undisclosed fee deal, Hull City have signed Netherlands defender Jordy de Wijs from PSV Eindhoven.

The contract is a three-year deal with an extra one-year option as well as the Tigers’ fourth signing of the summer after the arrival of Eric Lichaj, David Milinkovic and Reece Burke.

The former Netherlands U21 defender while speaking to the club’s website as quoted in Sky Sports said:

“This is a big step for me and I’m happy to be a Hull City player.

“Playing in England has always been one of my ambitions and this is the right time for me to make this step. I am really excited to be here and I want to give everything for this team.”

De Wijs began his playing career at the PSV academy and had his senior debut in a Champions League tie against Wolfsburg in 2015.

He also spent last season on loan with Excelsior Rotterdam where he made 34 appearances.