Striker Pongolle set for Atletico Madrid move

July 4, 2008

Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of French striker Florent Sinama Pongolle from Recreativo Huelva for an undisclosed fee.

The 23-year-old has agreed a four-year deal and is due to be formally presented to the media on Monday.

Sinama Pongolle spent two seasons with Recreativo after moving from Liverpool, scoring 12 goals in his first campaign in Spain and 10 last season.

The Saint-Pierre born player began his career with Le Havre before moving to Merseyside.