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Nihat leaves Real for Villarreal

Published: Tuesday 16 May 2006, 14.51CET
Villarreal CF have announced the signing of Turkish international forward Nihat Kahveci from Spanish rivals Real Sociedad de Fútbol for an undisclosed fee.

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Published: Tuesday 16 May 2006, 14.51CET

Nihat leaves Real for Villarreal

Villarreal CF have announced the signing of Turkish international forward Nihat Kahveci from Spanish rivals Real Sociedad de Fútbol for an undisclosed fee.

UEFA Champions League semi-finalists Villarreal CF have announced the signing of Turkish international forward Nihat Kahveci from Spanish rivals Real Sociedad de Fútbol for an undisclosed fee.

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The 26-year-old has agreed a five-year contract with the El Madrigal club, subject to a successful medical on Thursday. Nihat joined Real Sociedad from Besiktas JK midway through the 2001/02 campaign and went on to make 133 league appearances for the San Sebastian-based team, scoring 57 goals.

Last updated: 16/05/06 18.52CET

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