Former Spain striker Llorente joins Udinese from Napoli


Former Spain striker Fernando Llorente has joined Udinese from Napoli, the struggling Serie A membership introduced on Wednesday.

The 35-year-old has signed a deal till June 2022 and arrives at a crew sitting 14th within the Italian high flight, however solely 4 factors above the relegation zone.

“I’m very glad to be an Udinese participant, from the primary second I arrived I felt at dwelling,” Llorente, who has solely made three substitute appearances in Serie A for Napoli this season, informed the Udinese web site.

“I do know that the place within the desk for the time being doesn’t mirror the standard of the squad, however I am positive that with the work that’s being executed the crew will enhance rather a lot.”

Llorente received the 2010 World Cup and Euro 2012 with Spain earlier than leaving Athletic Bilbao for Juventus.

He later loved a profitable spell at Swansea earlier than becoming a member of Tottenham.

Llorente has performed in two Champions League finals in its place, ending on the dropping sides with Juventus in 2015 and Tottenham in 2019.




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