Galaxy loan Chad Barrett to Norwegian club

Galaxy forward Chad Barrett has been loaned to Valerenga of the Norwegian Premier League, the team announced Tuesday.

Barrett, 27, trained with the club for a week earlier this month. He will travel to Oslo on Wednesday to join his new team, whose season concludes in November.

In 45 regular-season games with the Galaxy since 2011, Barrett has scored eight goals and eight assists.

This season, Barrett appeared in 18 regular-season games, scoring one goal against Philadelphia on July 4. He also had three assists this season.

Valerenga team is currently sits in sixth place in its standings and have 13 games left on its schedule.