Spanish goalkeeper Roberto Jimenez Gago signed for Primera Liga side Real Zaragoza from Portuguese giants Benfica for 8.6 million euros the selling club announced on Monday.
Villarreal trimmed the gap to second-placed Barcelona to four points after fine goals from Marcos Senna, Santi Cazorla and Nilmar helped them to a 3-0 win over 10-man Real Zaragoza on Saturday.
Real Zaragoza`s new president Agapito Iglesias apologised for past mistakes in a New Year message to fans of the struggling Spanish club.
Former Real Zaragoza midfielder Nayim has agreed to return to the relegation threatened club as assistant to coach Jose Aurelio Gay, Zaragoza said on their website.
Colombia called up Real Zaragoza midfielder Abel Aguilar for their World Cup qualifiers at home to Ecuador on Saturday and away to Uruguay next week.
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon