Valencia sign Argentine goalkeeper Joaquin Blazquez

Valencia have completed the 18-month loan signing of highly-rated Argentine goalkeeper Joaquin Blazquez, the club have confirmed.

The goalkeeper celebrated his 18th birthday last month and his move to the Mestalla includes an option to buy, Valencia confirmed in an official statement.

Arriving from Argentine club Talleres de Cordoba, Blazquez is seen as one of the most promising young goalkeepers in South American football.

The Spanish side will hold a €3m purchase option to acquire 50 percent of the Argentinian´s rights, who is under contract at Talleres until 2022.

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