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Getafe build with Marcano and Borja

Published: Tuesday 8 June 2010, 16.30CET
Getafe CF have begun gearing up for only their second European campaign after securing the services of midfielder Borja Fernández and centre-back Iván Marcano.
Getafe build with Marcano and Borja
Borja Fernández (centre) in action against Sevilla ©Getty Images

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Published: Tuesday 8 June 2010, 16.30CET

Getafe build with Marcano and Borja

Getafe CF have begun gearing up for only their second European campaign after securing the services of midfielder Borja Fernández and centre-back Iván Marcano.

Getafe CF have begun gearing up for only their second European campaign after securing the services of Borja Fernández and Iván Marcano.

Midfielder Borja, 29, has joined on a four-year contract from relegated side Real Valladolid CF, marking a return to the captial having begun his career at Real Madrid CF's academy. Marcano, a centre-back, moves to the Coliseum Alfonso Pérez on a season-long loan deal from Villarreal CF, with Getafe retaining the option of making the 22-year-old's switch permanent next summer.

UEFA Cup quarter-finalists in 2007/08, the Azulones will attempt to reach next season's UEFA Europa League group stage after finishing sixth in the Liga.

Last updated: 08/06/10 17.27CET

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