Athletico Madrid sign Uruguayan winger Rodriguez

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 16:49

The Spanish club has reached an agreement with the Uruguayan to join on a four-year contract, sources report.

Rodriguez arrives on a free transfer from Portuguese side Porto and will sign his contract after playing 2014 World Cup qualification games for his country against Venezuela and Peru.

The 26-year-old, who has an Italian passport, spent the past four seasons with Porto and has also played for Benfica and Paris Saint Germain.

Atletico Madrid`s Sporting Director, Jose Luis Perez Caminero described him as "a very fast player, who is attacking in style and with a lot of personality".

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First Published: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 16:49

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