Zaragoza sign Roberto from Benfica
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Spanish goalkeeper Roberto Jimenez Gago signed for Primera Liga side Real Zaragoza from Portuguese giants Benfica for €8.6 million the selling club announced on Monday.

The 25-year-old joined Benfica for €8.5 million in June last year from Atletico Madrid.

"Benfica can confirm they have reached agreement with Real Zaragoza for the permanent transfer of Roberto Jimenez Gago," the Portuguese club announced in a statement to the Portuguese stock market.

Roberto has represented Spain at all age groups up to Under-21 level.