Real Madrid sign Mato
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Real Madrid have signed 19-year-old forward Jose Luis Mato from Celta Vigo, the club announced on Monday.

"Real Madrid and Celta de Vigo have reached an agreement for the transfer of the player Joselu to Real Madrid. The player will remain on loan from Real Madrid with the Galician club for the current season," it said in a statement.

Mato, a member of Spain's U-19 squad known as Joselu, was reportedly being watched by various top-flight Spanish clubs.