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Football: McCormack pens Fulham deal

Scotland international striker Ross McCormack has signed a four-year deal with Fulham from fellow Championship club Leeds, his new club confirmed on Tuesday.

LONDON: Scotland international striker Ross McCormack has signed a four-year deal with Fulham from fellow Championship club Leeds, his new club confirmed on Tuesday.

The 27-year-old, whose deal is believed to worth around 11 million pounds ($18.8m), was the top scorer in the Championship last season after hitting 29 goals for Leeds.

"Fulham Football Club is delighted to announce the signing of Ross McCormack from Leeds United for an undisclosed fee," the club said in a statement.

"The Scotland international, last season's top scorer in the Championship, has penned a four-year deal with the Whites, with the option of a further 12 months, potentially keeping him at the club until the summer of 2019."

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