Eibar complete the signing of Jorge Yriarte

Eibar have reached an agreement with Deportivo Lara over the transfer of Jorge Yriart ahead of the 2019-20 season.

According to reports in Catalan newspaper Mundo Deportivo, the Basque side have agreed a deal that will see the Venezuelan U21 international move to La Liga. 

No details of a fee have been confirmed, however the 19-year old is reported to be available for a price in the region of €3.5m.

However the report states that Yriarte will not join up withe Eibar directly for pre-season, with a loan deal likely to be facilitated to allow him to adjust to European football.

He will join partner club CD Vitoria, who play in the Spanish third tier – the Segunda B Division, on a season-long loan, with Eibar then likely to take up their full purchase option on him, in June 2020.

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