Squad news


01 Jul 2008
Lassad is renewing for one more year, Chapi is leaving the club and a new French player is joining the squad. Those are the three main novelties at Deportivo B. Lassad was the <i>pichichi</i> of the B squad during the last season while Chapi is going to Belgium after spending the last seven seasons at the Galician club. the new signing is midfielder Momar Diagne.

Canaldeportivo.com announced on Monday's night that striker Lassad Nouioui has signed a one-year contract with Deportivo B. The Galician club has the option to extend the deal for three additional years. The French attacker joined the squad in January and even ended the season as the pichichi of the squad with eight goals scored in fifteen matches. In this way coach Tito Ramallo secures an important player for the new season.

Meanwhile, David V??zquez Gonz??lez, 'Chapi' will not continue at Fabril. The central defender was waiting for an offer coming from Deportivo and since his contract ended in June 30, he decided to move on and accept one of the offers coming from Belgium. In the end he accepted the proposal of S.V. Zulte-Waregem, team from the Jupiler League that already played the UEFA cup. Chapi has been at Depor during the last seven seasons and even had the chance to debut in copa del rey and liga with coach Lotina.

Deportivo B starts the pre-season on Monday July 21st, 2008. However, four of its players will make the pre-season with the first squad: Fabricio, Manu, Juanan and David Rochela. The stage with Lotina starts today. The club still negotiating with right-back Borja Facal and still has to solve which players from Juvenil A will be promoted in order to cover the exits for the season 2008/2009. Who is leaving the team is left-back Juachi who is signing for Real Murcia.

Finally, Canaldeportivo.com announced the name of the new signing made by Fabril: Momar Diagne (22). He is a Marseilles-born defensive midfielder that's coming from Aix Provence. The French player passed some tests during the last days and coach Tito Ramallo decided to sign him. Like the case of Lassad, Diagne signs for one year and the club has the choice to extend the contract for three additional years.

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