Cani joins Atletico Madrid

Veteran midfielder Cani has left Villarreal for Atletico Madrid on a loan deal until the end of the season, the clubs have confirmed.

The Yellow Submarine released a brief statement on Wednesday evening announcing the transfer, with Los Colchoneros affirming the news as well.

Cani, 33, has been at El Madrigal since a 2006 move from Real Zaragoza, making more than 250 appearances for the club.

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