Date: 27th June 2008 at 2:41pm
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Defensive midfielder Hugo Roberto Colace has signed for Barnsley from Newell’s Old Boys.

A delighted Simon Davey told the club`s official website:

“This is a massive coup for our club. Hugo is a tremendous talent and has a very good pedigree after playing for the Argentinean national team right through to U-21 level”.

Colace helped the Argentines to fourth place in the FIFA World U-20 cup back in 2003.

“He is technically an outstanding footballer and we cannot wait to start work with him here. We are delighted to have brought him in and we`re sure he`ll have a big part to play for us next season.”

However the deal is yet to be officially conformed with the relevant paperwork being sent off and also international clearance.

 

One Reply to “Barnsley sign Argentine midfielder”

  • Newells have produced some fantastic talent over the years so the guy comes with some pedigree.

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