VALENCIA, Spain (AP) – Valencia has reinforced its squad with Spanish midfielder Dani Parejo and French defender Adil Rami.
Valencia announced on Tuesday that it had reached a deal with fellow topflight Spanish club Getafe for Parejo. The club says that Parejo has signed for five seasons.
The 22-year-old player came up through the Real Madrid system and played for English club Queens Park Rangers in 2008-09.
Parejo is currently playing for Spain in the under-21 European championship in Denmark.
Rami was presented on Tuesday after joining Valencia for four seasons from French champion Lille.
Last season, Valencia finished third place in the Spanish league, but 25 points behind winner Barcelona.