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Morcillo joins Rayo Vallecano

Rayo Vallecano have signed Jorge Garcia Morcillo on a three-year deal.

The 28-year-old centre-back joins the Primera Division side from Segunda Division outfit Recreativo de Huelva.

Morcillo has in the past enjoyed spells with Recreativo's league rivals Deportivo Alaves and Cordoba, as well as loan stints with Jaen and Benidorm.

A statement on Rayo's official website said: "Rayo Vallecano reports that Jorge Garcia Morcillo is the club's new player for the next three seasons.

"The date and time of the official presentation will be communicated through this channel."

Rayo finished 12th in the Primera Division last season.