Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has confirmed that Alex Pritchard pushed for a move to Huddersfield.
The club announced on Friday that Pritchard has joined Huddersfield Town in a deal thought to be in the region of £11-12m.
Twitter: DF: “Alex Pritchard has made his move. I’m disappointed to lose a key player but it was his wish to move.” #ncfc (@NorwichCityFC)
Twitter: DF: “We accept the situation and it’s up to me to find a solution. Alex made it clear he wanted to make this move.… https://t.co/ekhTNMmRf6 (@NorwichCityFC)
Twitter: DF: “Alex appreciated being at Norwich but, at his age, he saw his chance to play in the Premier League.” #ncfc (@NorwichCityFC)
Pritchard scored once and set up two in the Championship this season for Norwich, after returning from a four month injury in November.
The attacking midfielder joined Norwich from Tottenham in the summer of 2016 for £8.5m.