Found September 01, 2012 on Fox Soccer:
PLAYERS: Javier Saviola
Malaga have announced that they have completed the signing of Javier Saviola from Benfica on a free transfer. The 30-year-old forward joined Benfica from Real Madrid in 2009 in a €5million deal and formed a prolific partnership with Oscar Cardozo in his first two years at the club. However, his future at Benfica had been a fervent source of conjecture in recent months after being consigned to the role of bench-warmer last season. Saviola reached on Thursday an agreement to terminate his contract with the Portuguese club before signing a one-year deal with Malaga.
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