Nielsen joins the Kansas City Wizards

Nielsen will join his new team for their preseason camp in Arizona on February 21st.

“We are very pleased to add a goalkeeper of Jimmy’s pedigree to our squad,” Wizards Manager Peter Vermes said.

“He brings a wealth of experience playing overseas, and I know he can’t wait to put that experience to work in Kansas City.”

“Everyone I’ve talked to said it’s a great setup here in Kansas City, with good facilities and great support from the fans,” Nielsen said.

“I’m really looking forward to coming to Kansas City and winning a lot of games with the team.”