Omar Richards moves from FC Bayern to Nottingham Forest
FC Bayern have agreed to the transfer of 24-year-old Omar Richards to English Premier League club Nottingham Forest. The full-back joined the German record champions last summer on a free transfer from Reading in England’s second tier.
FC Bayern board member for sport Hasan Salihamidžić: “It was Omar’s wish that we allow him to join Nottingham Forest. He sees the opportunity to become a first-team regular at a Premier League club in his home country. Forest are getting a very good player and a lovely guy, who will forge ahead. We wish him all the best.”
Richards made a total of 17 appearances for Bayern in the Bundesliga, Champions League and DFB Cup last season. He returns to England as a 2022 German champion.
FC Bayern's first seven Bundesliga matchdays of the 2022/23 season have been scheduled: