Real Betis are ready to sign permanently Argentine wing-back Luciano Monzon.

Monzon arrived at Betis in the summer from Boca Juniors and can be signed permanently for £4 million.

Betis, which have already coughed up a £600,000 loan fee, have until December 30 to enact the option or Monzon will be available to other European clubs. Hamburg are monitoring developments closely.