Sporting de Braga have confirmed that Juan Carlos has joined Málaga on loan. The arrival of the left winger was on the verge of being confirmed and the Portuguese club made it official at around midday on Wednesday. In an official statement, which was published on their website and on their social media accounts, Sporting de Braga stated that Juan Carlos will spend the next season at Málaga.
The agreement, which has been finalised despite the absence of a medical and the player’s signature, incluyes a €6m purchase option. Juan Carlos already knows La Liga well having spent last season at Granada. In addition, he has previously turned out Betis and Zaragoza and he came through the ranks at Real Madrid. The winger can also play as a full-back.