Racing wrap up Smolarek signing

Real Racing Club de Santander have signed Polish international midfielder Euzebiusz Smolarek from BV Borussia Dortmund for a reported fee of around €7m.

Four-year deal
The 26-year-old Polish international, who joined Dortmund from Feyenoord in 2004, has agreed a contract until summer 2011. "I was eager to play for a club like Racing," said Smolarek, scorer of 25 goals in 66 Bundesliga matches. His new club's season starts at home to FC Barcelona today.