Sociedad to take Mexico defender Reyes on loan from Porto

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 14, 2015 7:18 AM

MADRID (Reuters) - Real Sociedad have secured an agreement in principle to take 22-year-old Mexico centre back Diego Reyes on loan from Porto for the 2015-16 season pending a medical, the La Liga club said on Tuesday.

"The deal, which does not include a purchase option, depends on the signing of the player's contract and the necessary medical once he has ended his participation at the Gold Cup," Sociedad said on their website (

Coached by former Manchester United and Everton manager David Moyes, San Sebastian-based Sociedad finished 12th in La Liga last term but the Basque club are looking to strengthen their squad to help them make a push for a berth in European competition next term.

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(Reporting by Iain Rogers, editing by Sudipto Ganguly)