Rayo Vallecano have announced the capture of former Deportivo defender Ze Castro on a free transfer.

The 30-year-old was released from his Depor contract earlier this summer, four years before its original expiry, and had been in talks with the Madrid outfit this week.

On from joining the team for training on Wednesday evening, Rayo have today confirmed that they have reached an agreement with the defender for a provisional one-year contract.

Subject to the Portuguese passing a medical, the deal reportedly also has in place an option to extend into a second year.

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