Swansea clinch deal for Genoa defender Chico

Swansea City boss Michael Laudrup has made Genoa defender Chico Flores as his first signing.

Swansea City boss Michael Laudrup has made Genoa defender Chico Flores as his first signing.

The 25 year-old completed his medical and has put pen to paper on a three-year contract, subject to international clearance.

"I am very happy to be here," Flores told the Swansea website.

"I know I am joining a club that has been growing over the last few years and is still ambitious to go even higher."

Flores added: "Having played in La Liga and Serie A, two great leagues, it's a dream come true to play in the Premier League, one of the best, if not the best, in the world."

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