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24 Jul 2011
Depor has closed the signing of goalkeeper German Lux; the Argentine player is the fourth incorporation ahead of the season 2011/12 and is signing a one-year contract after ending his period at RCD Mallorca. He will compete with Aranzubia.

After two weeks of silence Deportivo is suddenly closing the fourth signing ahead of the Segunda season 2011/12: German Dario Lux. A 29-year-old goalkeeper that is covering one of the two pending subjects in the list of wishes coming from coach José Luis Oltra.

On Saturday, Depor Sport informed that the club was close to complete the signing of Lux, the Argentine goalie ended his contract with RCD Mallorca in June and Depor’s paper was reporting that the intention was to sign a one-year contract. Depor was searching for a goalkeeper in the market in order to cover the exit of Manu, who is now at Recreativo de Huelva. Until now Fabril’s Marc Martinez; and Juvenil A David Gomez have been training with the first team.

Then, on Saturday’s afternoon, the club confirmed the operation on its Twitter account and later through The club also informed that Lux will arrive on Monday and that will pass the medicals on Tuesday. He is Argentine, but has an Italian passport, therefore there are no worries about his inscription at Liga Adelante.

The possible arrival of Lux reopens the debate on Daniel Aranzubia, because it might be that the Argentine won’t arrive to Depor in order to be the second keeper, but the main choice, but tried to clarify the issue as it published that the intention of the club is to keep both players.

Lux is the fourth signing at Deportivo ahead of the season 2011/2012, the other three reinforcements completed until this day are left-back defender Ayoze Diaz, left winger Salomão and centre midfielder Jesús Vázquez.




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