Real Betis defender Antonio Amaya and Fulham midfielder Derek Boateng have joined Rayo Vallecano.

Boateng spent last season at Fulham, having also played for Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, Getafe, Cologne and Panathinaikos during his career.

Experienced centre-back Amaya, 31, has agreed a two-year deal with Rayo, returning to the club where he started his career. He also spent a season on loan at Vallecas from Wigan Athletic in 2010.

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