Fiorentina sign Joaquin from Malaga
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Fiorentina have announced the signing of winger Joaquin Rodriguez from Malaga.

The 31-year-old has signed a three-year deal that will keep him with the club until 2016.

"I'm very happy to have signed here," said Joaquin.

Fiorentina, coached by Vincenzo Montella, finished fourth in Serie A last season and have qualified for next season's UEFA Europa League.

Joaquin began his professional career at Real Betis in 2000, before moving to Valencia for what was then a club record fee of €25m in 2006.

He twice helped the club qualify for the UEFA Champions League and also played in the Europa League with Valencia in 2009/10.

Joaquin joined Malaga for €4m in 2011. Last season he scored his side's only goal in a 1-0 home win over AC Milan in the Champions League.

Malaga went on to top their group but were eliminated in the quarter-finals by eventual beaten finalists Borussia Dortmund.