Villarreal sign Ecuador's Valencia

Villarreal CF have agreed a €1.8m deal to sign the Ecuadorean international midfielder Luis Antonio Valencia.

Medical pending
The Primera División side, who will enter the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round as Spain's third-placed team, are reported to have agreed a €1.8m fee for the El Nacional winger, pending a medical on 20 June. The 19-year-old Valencia was in the Ecuador side that defeated Argentina 1-0 in a FIFA World Cup qualifier on Saturday.