U.S. international Terrence Boyd joins Darmstadt from RB Leipzig

United States international Terrence Boyd has left RB Leipzig for Darmstadt, signing a contract with the club until 2018.

Boyd, 25, spent two-and-a-half years at Leipzig, joining from Rapid Vienna in 2014, and made eight appearances for the German side in that time. The striker impressed during his spell at Rapid, scoring 37 goals in 80 appearances.

Boyd, who has won 14 international caps for United States, will wear the No. 15 shirt for Darmstadt.

"I am delighted that the transfer to Darmstadt 98 worked out. And I want to immediately tackle it to make the impossible possible," Boyd told Darmstadt's official website.

Darmstadt coach Torsten Frings added: "We are happy that Terrence Boyd decided to join us and that he wants to continue on his way here."

Information from ESPN FC's Germany correspondent Stephan Uersfeld was used in this report.