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Seattle Sounders sign winger Victor Rodriguez from Sporting Gijon

The Seattle Sounders have completed the signing of Spanish midfielder Victor Rodriguez, the club has announced.

Rodriguez was spotted training with the team earlier this week, with Seattle GM Garth Lagerwey stating that he was "optimistic we can complete the last steps and be able to add him this week."

Those steps have now been completed.

"[Rodriguez] is a player [Vice President of Soccer and Sporting Director] Chris Henderson has scouted for almost two years now," Lagerwey said via a press release.


Midfielder Victor Rodriguez training with Seattle Sounders ahead of move

Spanish midfielder Victor Rodriguez trained with Seattle on Monday ahead of a free transfer from La Liga's Sporting Gijon, Sounders general manager Garth Lagerwey said.

Lagerwey told ESPN's Julie Stewart-Binks on Saturday that the club would announce a new signing "next week," and sources told ESPN FC on Monday that the Sounders were set to announce the signing of Rodriguez.

Lagerwey then confirmed that Rodriguez trained with the Sounders on Monday morning and was "optimistic we can complete...