Sevilla’s South American players keeps growing, as they announce the signing of Rosario Central prospect Walter Montoya.
The midfielder, 23, had been linked with joining Argentine outfit Boca Juniors and River plate this January.
But Jorge Sampaoli has won the battle for Montoya’s signature and he will now carry out a medical in Seville prior to signing terms.
“Sevilla FC will count on the services of Argentine central midfielder Walter Montoya, subject to him passing the medical,” a statement on the club’s website explained.
“The agreement is complete both with his club, Rosario Central, and the player himself, who will sign for the next four-and-a-half seasons until June 30, 2021.”