Fernando Torres signs for Japanese side Sagan Tosu after Atletico Madrid release

first_img 2 Sagan Tosu are currently in their sixth consecutive top-flight campaign having been formed 1999, but sit in 17th place in a division of 18 teams having won just three out of 15 matches this campaign.He’s new team-mates include former Watford loanee Victor Ibarbo and he will be managed by ex-Cagliari boss Massimo Ficcadenti. After signing for the club, Torres has confirmed he will begin training with them next week.He told reporters: “We have had proposals from all continents, but my new team will be the Japanese Sagan Tosu.“Sagan Tosu was one of the first clubs to be interested in me, they have convinced me with their sporting project.“I think Japan and the Japanese League is going to be a great experience, they have made a great effort and they believe that I can be a solution so that the team returns to the place where it has to be.” Former Atletico Madrid star Fernando Torres applauds his fans in Spain. Former Atletico Madrid star Fernando Torres has signed for Japanese side Sagan Tosu, the club have confirmed.Having been released by the Spanish side this summer, the striker has decided to head east and joins Andres Iniesta, Lukas Podolski, and Jay Bothroyd in the J1 Leaguecenter_img /Welcome to #sagantosu 👏\#elnino #fernandotorres 🔴⚪has decided to join us 🔵⚽🔜More details 🔻https://t.co/zxDdxmG8CV pic.twitter.com/feG2CKFNsj— サガン鳥栖公式 (@saganofficial17) July 10, 2018 Fernando Torres leaves the pitch at the Wanda Metropolitano for the last time. 2last_img read more

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