Almeria snap up Torsiglieri

Almeria have announced the signing of Argentine defender Marco Torsiglieri from Ukrainian outfit Metalist Kharkiv.

The 25-year-old [pictured, left], who has arrived on a season-long loan, is the Andalusian club’s eighth signing of the summer and is expected to link up with his new teammates on Tuesday.

Torsiglieri has been with Metalist two years, having signed from Sporting Lisbon on an initial loan deal with the move made permanent in December 2011, and began his career in his native country with Velez Sarsfield.

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