Panathinaikos have already agreed a fee with Aalborg over the transfer of the Danish defender who will sign a four-year contract after successfully passes the medical.

“I'm delighted to be in Athens. I'm coming to a big club and I'll give everything in order to succeed. Panathinaikos are a big club playing Champions League football. They've got big history and passionate fans. I hope everything to be alright and I'll be 100% focused on the team," Thelander said.

Also the Danish defender added that he has already been informed from his compatriot and ex-Panathinaikos player Rene Henriksen: “Yeah, I have spoken to Rene. We're in the same club at Aalborg. He has been a big player in my country and he has informed me.”

Thelander set to undergo Panathinaikos medical