Vitaly Janelt has left VfL Bochum 1848. The 22-year-old midfielder has joined Championship side Brentford FC with immediate effect. The fee remains undisclosed. 

Vitaly Janelt first joined Bochum in January 2017, on loan from RB Leipzig. He signed permanently six months later. He played 62 times for VfL, with the first 8 of those coming for the U19s.