Norwich City boss Chris Hughton is delighted to be welcoming Sporting Lisbon striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel.

Hughton admits he is excited to work with the Dutchman, who will officially join the club on July 1.

"That is something that we have been looking forward to from the day we signed him and he is player that even though we had signed him and he had to complete his season at Sporting Lisbon, he still managed to score goals," he told Sky Sports News.

"He is very excited by the prospect and we look forward to seeing him."