The official website for European football

Moretto in AEK loan move

Published: Friday 13 July 2007, 18.36CET
AEK Athens FC have confirmed the acquisition of Brazilian goalkeeper Moretto on a season-long loan from SL Benfica with the option to make the deal permanent.

UEFA.com features

Bayern and Madrid's classic 2012 semi-final
  • Bayern and Madrid's classic 2012 semi-final
  • Classic UEFA Champions League semi-finals
  • Great UEFA Champions League comebacks
  • Ronaldo equals European Cup goal record
  • Dortmund and Madrid back for more
  • Barcelona and Atlético's Spanish derbies
  • 2009/10: Bayern stage Old Trafford fightback
  • Round of 16: second-leg facts and stats
  • Drogba awaits emotional Chelsea return
  • Leverkusen pray for Paris miracle
1 of 10
 
 
Published: Friday 13 July 2007, 18.36CET

Moretto in AEK loan move

AEK Athens FC have confirmed the acquisition of Brazilian goalkeeper Moretto on a season-long loan from SL Benfica with the option to make the deal permanent.

AEK Athens FC have confirmed the acquisition of Brazilian goalkeeper Moretto from SL Benfica on a season-long loan with the option to buy next summer.

Signing spate
The 29-year-old began his career in his homeland before joining FC Felgueiras in the summer of 2004. After eight league starts he joined Vitória FC before moving onto Benfica at the end of 2005. Moretto, who played 19 times in the Liga for the Lisbon club, is the latest addition to Lorenzo Serra Ferrer's team after defenders Rodolfo Arruabarrena, Edson Ramos, Federico Azcarate and Geraldo, and midfielders Rivaldo, Charilaos Pappas and Tamandani Nsaliwa. AEK , who finished second in last season's Greek Super League, will participate in the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round in August.

Last updated: 13/07/07 18.54CET

Related information

Team profiles

http://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid=561119.html#moretto+aek+loan+move

  • © 1998-2014 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE words, the UEFA Champions League logo and trophy and the UEFA Champions League Final logos are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.