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Villarreal make Cani move

Published: Friday 26 May 2006, 9.40CET
The 2005/06 UEFA Champions League semi-finalists Villarreal CF have signed Real Zaragoza midfielder Rubén 'Cani' García in an €11m transfer.

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Published: Friday 26 May 2006, 9.40CET

Villarreal make Cani move

The 2005/06 UEFA Champions League semi-finalists Villarreal CF have signed Real Zaragoza midfielder Rubén 'Cani' García in an €11m transfer.

The 2005/06 UEFA Champions League semi-finalists Villarreal CF have signed Real Zaragoza midfielder Rubén 'Cani' García in an €11m transfer.

Zaragoza prodigy
The 24-year-old, a pivotal figure as Zaragoza reached the Copa del Rey final this season, losing 4-1 against RCD Espanyol, has agreed a five-year deal with Villarreal. He made 120 league appearances for hometown club Zaragoza, scoring 13 goals. Villarreal will enter this summer's UEFA Intertoto Cup.

Last updated: 26/05/06 17.41CET

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