Yorkshire news Huddersfield Town bolster their midfield with the signing of Alex Vallejo MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The experienced Spanish midfielder has joined the Terriers on a free transfer, subject to international clearance, and penned a one-year contract at the John Smith's Stadium
Breaking News ! Huddersfield Town have today strengthened their first-team squad by signing experienced Spanish midfielder Alex Vallejo on a free transfer, subject to international clearance. The 28-year-old underwent his medical in Spain last Thursday before putting pen-to-paper on a one-year contract with the Championship club. The Terriers have confirmed they have the option to extend Vallejo's deal by a further year. Standing at 6ft 3ins tall, Vallejo came through the ranks at Deportivo Alavés before subsequently playing for RCD Mallorca, Córdoba CF and most recently CF Fuenlabrada. Vallejo, a former Spanish Under-19 international, is regarded as a deep-lying midfielder but is equally capable of playing at centre-half. Read More Related Articles Carlos Corberan view on Rolando Aarons and whether Huddersfield Town will look to free agents Read More Related Articles Five conclusions: Corberan's ploy, Mbenza's rebirth and Huddersfield Town's unanswered questions Huddersfield Town’s Head of Football Operations Leigh Bromby said: “Alex is well known to Carlos and is a player we have discussed and watched together at length ahead of completing the signing.
. “I spoke with him on several occasions and he is passionate about this chance to play in England. He now has the opportunity to impress everyone between now and the end of the season." The Terriers moved up to 12th in the Championship standings after an impressive 2-1 win at Swansea City yesterday. Carlos Corberan's men return to action at home to Derby County on Tuesday evening.
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