Seattle Sounders secure Swedish midfielder Friberg

Seattle Sounders have been boosted by the signing of Swedish midfielder Erik Friberg.

Seattle Sounders have been boosted by the signing of Swedish midfielder Erik Friberg.

The 24-year old joins the MLS club from BK Hacken where has been since 2007 and will provide plenty of depth to the Sounders midfield according to coach Sigi Schmid.

"Erik is a player who brings an honest work rate and flair to our midfield," Schmid said in the release. "He has a nonstop engine and is versatile with the ability to play in the middle of the park or wide on occasion. His passing will help diversify our attack in 2011."

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