Ritter signs for Newcastle Jets
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Swiss defender Dominik Ritter has signed a one-year deal with Australian A-League outfit Newcastle Jets.

Ritter, 23, has been playing for FC Winterthur after a spell at FC Basel.

"Dominik can play as fullback, which is his preferred position, or a left-side stopper," coach Gary van Egmond said.

"He has a lot of pace, he will suit our style of play and we will have good competition for spots in the backs."

The A-League season kicks off in October.