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Bjørn Johnsen signs with Heart of Midlothian

The giant in Scotland.

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Dual national Bjorn Johnsen has signed a three-year contract with Scottish Premiership club Heart of Midlothian.

The 6'5" striker previously spent time with Bulgarian club Litex Lovech and Atletico CP of Portugal.

Johnsen, 24, has yet to commit his international future to Norway or the United States, but this could be the move that finally puts him on Jurgen Klinsmann's radar.

He's an interesting prospect (hard to miss a striker that tall) who has scored in bunches at every level. However, Johnsen has generally been unlucky in his club career. A move to Benfica was pulled off the table at the last minute when Atletico's demands became too high. After being sold to Litex, the club went into administration and had a few tumultuous months where it refused to sell some of its more talented players.

Regardless of the past, Johnsen now appears to be in a situation where he can thrive and build on past success. He told Hearts TV that "he really felt wanted" and is "delighted" to join the club. Heart is a solid team that finished in third place in the SPL last season.

As for his international future, I suppose we'll have to wait and see what happens. He's been in contact with Norway but has yet to hear anything from U.S. Soccer (as of last year).

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Is this a good move? Should Bjorn Johnsen be considered for a call up?