Catania fails to register Real Betis striker Pavone in time

Catania failed to sign Real Betis striker Mariano Pavone before Monday's transfer deadline. It's been confirmed Betis failed to agree to the deal formally before the 6pm deadline.

Catania failed to sign Real Betis striker Mariano Pavone before Monday's transfer deadline.

It's been confirmed Betis failed to agree to the deal formally before the 6pm deadline.

“It’s a shame we have been unable to bring this strong player to Catania,” explained general manager Pietro Lo Monaco.

“We had a deal with Betis, but their fax did not arrive because their directors didn’t finalise the transfer for Pavone’s replacement.”

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