Former Adelaide midfielder Mells signs in Europe

Former Adelaide United midfielder George Mells will play in the Dutch Eredivisie next season after signing for Fortuna Sittard.

Mells, 21, impressed during a trial in the Netherlands, earning a one-year deal with the newly-promoted club.

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The ex-Chelsea junior spent two seasons in the Hyundai A-League and was part of the Reds squad which won the double in 2015/16.

Mells is an Australian youth international and is hoping to re-ignite his career after injury and illness plagued his last 12 months.